Faux Fur Winter Wreath

Faux Fur Winter Wreath

*Surprise at the end of post*   How exciting is it to read those words!  I know you all are just as ready as I am. Well, since there are approximately 2 months until spring I wanted to share my winter wreath with you.  I picked up this faux fur ribbon at an after Christmas sale.  I had no idea what in the world I was going to do with it, but I just could not pass up it's furry softness. Isn't it great?  I finally decided to make a wreath from it. I picked up these … [Continue reading...]

16 Easy Bathroom Updates

Easy Bathroom Updates

Hello everyone!  Do you have an outdated bathroom that could use a good sprucing that is quick, easy, and inexpensive?  Well, I'm about to share with you 16 great ideas that anyone can do. First, I wanted to share a fun fact about this blog.  The number one post that brings the most traffic to this blog is How to Remove Shower Glass Doors. Isn't that random?  So, if you google "how to remove shower glass doors" my little blog post is in the 2nd position!  How crazy is that?  Not … [Continue reading...]

Inspiration

Bathroom decor

I ran across a blog post this morning that truly spoke to my heart.  I haven’t been able to stop thinking about the words that I read all day long.  Kris shares over at her end of the interweb at  Seven Graces.  Her post 5 Resolutions Every Mom Needs was so inspiring. So inspiring that […]

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Some Of My Faves Saturday!

favorites

Happy Saturday!  Do you guys have any fun plans this weekend?  It’s rainy an dreary here so I’ll be working on some housework today.  Fun fun! Here are some of my favorites that I want to share with you…maybe you will love them too! 1.  Chia Seed Pudding Have you heard about the health benefits […]

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Happy New Year and Pompoms

Winter Mantle

Happy 2015 my friends!!! I’m super excited to see what the year brings us.   It didn’t start out that way.  During the last few days, my heart began to fill with dread and sadness.  It’s because I think too much.  Seriously. I think about my baby growing up, us getting old, chances to spend time […]

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Our Christmas Home 2014

Christmas Front Door

  Welcome to our Christmas Home! Where rappers aren’t the only ones with swag… Where there is an abundance of red and green… Where faux greenery is everywhere…and none of it matches… Where the pups are always wanting a Christmas snack… Where there is a real tree…that I forget to water… Where memories are being […]

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9 Whole Months!

9 months old

Hi guys!  How are you all doing?  Getting ready for the hustle and bustle of the holidays?  Not me.  I’m just sitting over here wondering if my son has a clean bottle for his next feeding.  These thoughts are then overrun by my dismay as I pull a dog toy out of his mouth! Eww. […]

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New House Tour

Craftsman Cottage Home Exterior

We moved!  Err…6 months ago.  I know…I’m so on top of my game. I’ve had a few…okay…a “couple” of you ask to see the new crib so here you go! I think this home is considered to be a Craftsman Cottage style.  Perhaps not the “cottage” that you are familiar with, but for this neighborhood, […]

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6 Months: A Carsten Update!

6 months

Aaaaaaaaaahhhhhhh!!!!! Okay.  Glad I got that out. 6 months you guys. The transformation that happens in 6 short months is truly astounding.   This dude keeps me so busy.  I can only imagine what is to come once he becomes mobile.  Sometimes, when I’m sitting around clocking my one millionth minute breastfeeding, I think about […]

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Home

Instagram Collaged Letters

Hooray!! I completed a crafty project! It is the first one since the munchkin has joined us.  It only took me a couple of weeks to complete.  Probably should have only taken a couple of hours.  Still working on the whole “new momma” time management skills.  Who knew taking care of a baby was so […]

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Some of My Faves Saturday

favorites

Happy Saturday friends!  Here are some of my favorites from this week: My favorite shirt.   I was playing around on Instagram (why I am so obsessed…I don’t know…I mean…what else is there to do while nursing???) and I stumbled upon a kid wearing this shirt.  I tracked down it’s origin and it led me […]

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100 Days of Happy!

HAPPY

Hiiiiiiiii! Have you guys heard of this super inspiring challenge? I ran across it on Instagram and I thought I might give it a shot!  It is basically a challenge to see if you can find something in your life that makes you happy for 100 days in a row.  You can read more about […]

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Some Of My Faves Saturday!

favorites

Hi there and welcome to some of my faves Saturday! What is this you may ask?  Wellll…I have noticed that a lot of bloggers out there run a series of their favorites and I thought that it would be fun if I played along!  How original am I?  So, every Saturday (maybe…we’ll see) I am […]

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Swimsuit Season

Beach

Aaaahhh…the season is upon us.  Time to throw on my skimpy bikini and strut my stuff down the sandy beaches soaking in some sunshine! * * * * * * * * * * What’s so funny? I kid…I kid. For real though…we have a beach trip coming up next month and I am pretty […]

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3 Months Later

3 months old

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Hi. Remember me? Remember him?   Wowwww!!!  I’m not going to be cliche and say that time has flown by, but I will say that I can’t believe how much this little booger has grown.  I was going through his newborn pics the other day and I just couldn’t believe […]

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Woodland Inspired Nursery

Woodland Nursery

Hiya! Sooo…waayyy back in November I shared my plans for the nursery.  I’m happy to finally share the finished room! Just kidding. The room isn’t really finished. I still have a few things that I want to do…like hang the mobile that I made and I have a couple of things that still need to […]

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Not All About Me

Nurse Thank You Gift

Hi friends!  Thank you all so much for the encouragement you’ve been sending my way regarding becoming a new mom!  It is so appreciated! I just wanted to share with you a cute idea I did while pregnant.  I made little gift bags for my caregivers taking care of all of us during labor and […]

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Musings From A New Mom

smooches

*Warning:  There are a lot of “boobie” references in this post.” *This “mommy” gig is no joke. *Nursing is also no joke. *Thinks it is hilarious the way Carstens head looks like a bobble head on a go-cart missing a wheel when he is searching for his source of food. *I also think it’s pitiful…bless […]

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Nursery Gallery Wall

Woodland Nursery Gallery Wall

Hello friends.   The “devils dandruff” has officially melted away and we will be in the 60s all week here in GA.  Hooray! Our sweet munchkin has been here for 2 weeks now.  TWO WEEKS!  I swear he has already doubled in size…or so it seems.  See how sweet he is… I’m not sure if […]

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