Small Town USA! Festive Fourth

Small Town USA! Festive Fourth

We have such a wonderful town for celebrating holidays! Very small town USA. It felt so great to be able to celebrate normally this year. Last year, most all festivities were cancelled due to the pandemic. My kids live for the parade and all of the candy diving. This is total childhood memories! Emerson proclaimed [...]

Memorial Day Weekend 2021

Memorial Day Weekend 2021

We had an unseasonably cooler Memorial Day weekend where the temps dropped from the 80s into the low 70s and 60s for highs. We barely got to get in to our swimsuits for opening weekend at the pool, which never happens! My kids begged me to ride up there and we took a dip before [...]

Easter 2021

Easter 2021

Easter day has become one of my favorite days of the year. The whole long weekend is pretty special. We had lots of fun planned over the few days and ended it on a high note, with perfect weather to accompany a joyous Sunday. I had to recreate the baby with the bunny ears shot [...]

Wisconsin Grandparent’s North Carolina Visit – Part 2

Wisconsin Grandparent’s North Carolina Visit – Part 2

I split this visit recap up in to two parts because there was just so much to show! (Part 1 here) Towards the second half of the visit we had a few exciting things happen. My sister Amy and niece Valentina came to visit! It was so fun getting the cousins together! We got ice [...]

Wisconsin Grandparent’s North Carolina Visit – Part 1

Wisconsin Grandparent’s North Carolina Visit – Part 1

We were so fortunate to have my parents (who are based in Wisconsin) visit us for a month from mid February to mid March. I've always wanted them to come for an extended period of time so they'd have the opportunity to immerse themselves with our kids. Between being pregnant three times in four years, [...]

Christmas 2020

Christmas 2020

Ok, better late than never! A little Christmas scrapbooking here. Christmas took on a whole new meaning this year, as we had sweet miracle baby Landon to celebrate with, his first Christmas. We totally threw ourselves into enjoying the season as much as possible all throughout December. A few other posts here, here and here. [...]