33 Things About Me

33 Things About Me

I'll be 33 this month (December 21!) and for a little birthday month fun, I am going to share 33 things that maybe you do or do not know about me: 1.  I never used to like pickles but since having two kids, now I do.  Didn't crave them pregnant but it's after pregnant that [...]

Scenes From Our Snowy Weekend + A Little Life Lately

Scenes From Our Snowy Weekend + A Little Life Lately

This mixed bag of a post is comin' in hot on this snowy Sunday evening here in North Carolina.  Blogging is a whole lot harder these days as there are a lot less free hours in the day to get "ideas on to paper" a.k.a typed out, so I feel like I'm a little behind, [...]

Loving Lately ~ Tuesday Edition

Loving Lately ~ Tuesday Edition

1 // new shoes for Emerson Emerson is so rough on his shoes.  I just bought him a cute pair of canvas Sperrys (not the leather kind) to wear to school and he's worn holes in the fabric on the front of the shoes from playing so hard with the trucks during outside time.  I [...]

2018 Thanksgiving in the Mountains

2018 Thanksgiving in the Mountains

We drove up Thanksgiving Day to spend Thanksgiving with Stephen's mom's side of the family.  They live a little outside of Asheville, North Carolina.  Right away once we got on the road, Little Miss had the blowout of the century, so we had to stop and deal with that fun. 🙂  Of course, I only [...]

Emerson James – Two Years Old!

Emerson James – Two Years Old!

Big boy Emerson turned TWO on Sunday, November 4th.  It just blows my mind that we have a two year old now.  He's our Mr. Independent, social butterfly, all-boy, total mama's boy, sweet buddy. Milestones//Special Moments: using short sentences in his vocabulary // very good at using eating utensils, but hasn't 100% mastered a big boy [...]

Emerson’s Lightning McQueen 2nd Birthday Party

Emerson’s Lightning McQueen 2nd Birthday Party

Boogity-Boogity-Boogity!  Let’s go racin’! 🚗🚙 We celebrated our favorite TWO year old today!  Emerson’s Lightning McQueen 2nd Birthday Party was the theme.  He is absolutely obsessed with the movie and all things cars/trucks/wheels.  We had just a few friends over to play and some family! He's really great at telling us that he's two when [...]