August Currently

August Currently

Ordering, wearing, pinning & counting! ORDERING New kitchen glass storage containers.  My Tupperware drawer always stresses me out.  It's hard to keep organized, there's always a few mis-matched pieces and half of it has seen better days.  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 🐝 on Saturday and Emerson’s favorite activity was riding the ponies!  Just like his mama, he gets it honest!  He loved it so much, he rode them several times, only cost me $20 😂 and was mad when it was time to quit! That smile.  🙂 [...]

Life Lately – Middle of Maternity Leave

Life Lately – Middle of Maternity Leave

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

Emerson’s Adjustment to Becoming Big Brother

Emerson’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.  Honestly, he really shocked us!  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.  We [...]

Wisconsin Grandparent’s Visit Recap – Summer 2018

Wisconsin Grandparent’s Visit Recap – Summer 2018

My parents came to visit us this past long weekend from Wisconsin!  We packed in a lot of fun things over four days.  Here is a little recap of their visit: Elliott and I picked them up from the airport around lunchtime on Friday.  We stopped and ate a quick lunch at McCallisters.  Big Grandpa [...]

What I’m Loving Wednesday

What I’m Loving Wednesday

Hi friends!  I thought I'd throw a quick "What I'm Loving Wednesday" post at you.  I feel like I have a handful of things that I've been loving lately that I feel are too good not to share.  Here goes: 1  //  Trader Joe's Cauliflower Gnocchi We eat pretty healthy most of the time so [...]