Category Archives: Crafty!

I pinned the idea for these peppermint ornaments a few months back, thinking they were so stupid simple that they had to be too good to be true. The post that inspired me has been pinned over 685k times, so obviously I’m not the first one to think they are brilliant. Be sure to click […]

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You know what’s an odd thing I’ve craved since having children? A Christmas tree of my own that will only have matching ornaments. Some of them even breakable! And none of them made from popsicle sticks and Elmer’s glue. Listen, it’s not that I don’t love those little popsicle stick ornaments that my children lovingly […]

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Now that our house is officially under contract (again- we’re hopeful it will stick the 2nd time around), we can loosen up a little with keeping this place looking generic and pristine. And that is fantastic because I do love decorating for Halloween. I don’t go all out (like my friend Jen who is just… […]

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I woke up today and realized August is dead, which was a shocking surprise because I usually count down the days of August with wishful glee as September approaches. Perhaps because it wasn’t such a brutally hot summer this year, or perhaps because I wasn’t stuck in the house with a newborn. Either way, I’m […]

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A huge thanks to Minted for sponsoring Lowell’s birthday party and this post! Lowell is always happy. His open mouth smiles, and eager greetings, his love for fetching balls, and his slobbery kisses have meant from nearly the moment he came into our lives he was our “little puppy.” That, in combination with his actual […]

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