Favorite Projects of 2012

2012 year in review

Hi everyone! I hope you are all enjoying the last day of 2012!  I can’t believe another year has gone by.  This has been such a life-changing and fulfilling year in our household.  The biggest story of our year was our pregnancy announcement and the long road it took us to get there.  We are […]

A Quick Life Update


Hey everyone!  I’ve been MIA this week enjoying time with our families and getting projects checked off the list around here!  I thought I would pop in today and give you a few sneak peaks of what we’ve been up to. Obviously Christmas took the beginning part of the week up for us {ignore our […]

Merry Christmas

2012 christmas card picture

4 years ago {yesterday} my best friend asked me to be his wife.  This Christmas we are incredibly blessed to be expecting our first little one, a baby girl.  Everything that has happened over the last few years is all thanks to a God who loves and watches over us every day and sent his […]

PVBody: Fashionable and Affordable Workout Wear


I definitely have a growing bump these days, but that hasn’t stopped me from working out.  I am trying to work hard to have a really healthy pregnancy.  I’ve been trying to get in my 5 cups of fruits and veggies a day {which is not easy!}, plenty of dairy, and still try and exercise […]

Monogrammed gift wrap

monogrammed gift wrap under tree

I’ve got a super simple DIY gift wrap for the holiday to share today.  I wrote this post for the CSI Project last week but thought I would share it here as well.  Last year I used brown craft paper, paint, lace doilies, and stencils to create personalized paper, but this year I wanted to […]

DIY Modern Zig Zag Quilt

zig zag quilt tutorial

This post is sort of a two-for-one…Happy Monday:)  I’m sharing the quilt I finally finished {and love!} and a sneak peak of the nursery!  Mike assembled the crib last week and it is absolutely beautiful.  We also have the top half of the walls painted and bought our supplies for the wainscoting yesterday so we […]

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Baby Bump Update

23 week bump side view

Well I’m finally to the point where people who don’t know me and know that I’m pregnant, actually know that I’m pregnant.  It’s kinda nice to actually look pregnant, rather than that “is that a little baby bump or is she just a little chubby in the middle?” look.  I’ve been in full on maternity […]

LXR&Co. {Christmas Gift Ideas}


This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of LXR & Co.. All opinions are 100% mine.   Hands in the air if you have your shopping done!  I am down to my last two gifts so I’m feeling pretty good, but still have to decide what to get for them:)  My peeps […]