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Howdy pals! Once a month or so, I like to find time to drive over to our Trader Joe’s and stock up on some of our favorites…wanna see what we love?!  Two of my girlies have Celiac disease, so I appreciate the many gluten free options at this yummy shop, too!  (NOTE: I make substitutions […]

1 – When I was a little girl, my life’s dream was to work at Pizza Hut so that I could give my mom free pizzas for the rest of her life.  Instead, I gave her four granddaughters and all kinds of extra home decor.  Samesies.  😉  Oh, and I also wanted to grow up […]

(This post is a partnership with Sole Society and includes some affiliate links – thanks for supporting the brands that support this blog o’ mine, y’all!) Okay, so I’ve been shopping for an affordable straw bag for summer, and right after I bought the first option, Sole Society sent over a second option for me to […]

Howdy, buddies! Wanted to round up highlights from our recent trip to Big Cedar Lodge in Branson, MO to use as a reference for ya!  We’ve been vacationing as a family at Big Cedar for years, and, while this time was a sponsored trip, it doesn’t take much to get me going on why I […]

Hi friends! I’m having so much fun with this “Mom-ify Me” series [HERE] and [HERE], and I like that it’s a fresh way to share some outfit inspo with you!  I like to take some inspo from the gorgeous homes of a few Instagram buddies, and this time I’ve turned their spaces into Mom-friendly outfits […]

(*This post is sponsored by Sole Society – thank you for supporting the brands that support this blog!) One of my favorite pieces to keep in my capsule wardrobes as we transition from winter to spring is a flowy, feminine kimono.  It still gives that sense of being a little covered up while we’re all […]

Any fellow last minute shoppers out there…?!  I’m sure it can’t just be me, so I threw together some gifting ideas for ya, and they are mostly Amazon Prime-able…you know…just in case you’re like me and kinda doing this whole thing at the very last sec.  😬😂 BUT! This buying guide is a little bit […]

I can’t think of any super witty or deep way to start this post, so instead…I’ll just start.  😉  Sometimes I feel led to share bits and pieces of my private life in hopes that maybe someone else can relate and know they aren’t the only one, and, while this isn’t nearly the tragedy of […]

Both my husband and I are natural homebodies.  This bodes well for us during these little-kiddo family years, because trying to orchestrate a date night OUT is like attempting to get all the stars and all the planets to align perfectly, it seems! 😳  Something always happens last minute: a child gets sick, the babysitter […]

This post is near and dear to my heart (read on to find out why), and I’m so excited to partner with Sherwin Williams to announce their 2018 color of the year, Oceanside!  This is a rich, dusty, deep teal color that gives off perfectly moody, saturated vibes, and it would look SO gorgeous paired […]