Joanna Gaines Childrens Clothing Memory Box Concept

Joanna Gaines Childrens Clothing Memory Box Concept

Several months ago while Joanna Gaines and I were both still pregnant ๐Ÿ™‚ she posted on her Instagram account that she was going through boxes of her children's old clothing.ย  She mentioned the idea of only saving one box per child of their old clothes.ย  Wow, one box!ย  That seems crazy, considering I have MANY [...]

Summer Wrap Up

Summer Wrap Up

The best summer ever!ย  It's like I never want it to end, but of course, it must.ย  There's always a lot of great things that make up fall, so that makes the transition to the next season easier. Here is a bit of how summer is wrapping up for us:ย ย  Here is Emerson falling asleep [...]

August Currently

August Currently

Ordering, wearing, pinning & counting! ORDERING New kitchen glass storage containers.ย  My Tupperware drawer always stresses me out.ย  It's hard to keep organized, there's always a few mis-matched pieces and half of it has seen better days.ย  I decided to toss all the old plastic Tupperware and start fresh with this nice glass set. WEARING [...]

Weekending

Weekending

I took my littles to the Honey Bee Festival ๐Ÿ on Saturday and Emersonโ€™s favorite activity was riding the ponies!ย  Just like his mama, he gets it honest!ย  He loved it so much, he rode them several times, only cost me $20 ๐Ÿ˜‚ and was mad when it was time to quit! That smile.ย  ๐Ÿ™‚ [...]

Life Lately – Middle of Maternity Leave

Life Lately – Middle of Maternity Leave

Hey y'all!ย  Still living the summertime maternity leave dream over here.ย  I was on maternity leave during the opposite season with Emerson which was November, December and January.ย  That time was good - with all the holidays.ย  But summer maternity leave is wonderful! What have we been up to the last week or two? Last [...]

Emersonโ€™s Adjustment to Becoming Big Brother

Emersonโ€™s Adjustment to Becoming Big Brother

(photos by j&a photography) Everyone asks me what Emerson's reaction has been to Elliott since we came home from the hospital six weeks ago.ย  Honestly, he really shocked us!ย  We went into it with really low expectations, as he didn't seem to understand what a baby or sister was prior to her being born.ย  We [...]