DIY Medallion Name Banner

DIY Medallions

I promised a tutorial from Monday on our sweet medallion name banners from the baby shower. They are easy to make and very inexpensive. One piece of scrapbook paper makes 2 circles this size. Supplies: scrapbook paper glitter letters hot glue gun scissors ribbon Start by cutting your scrapbook paper into strips. Mine were about […]

Life Change: Dealing with a New Job


This post brought to you by BMO Harris Bank N.A. Member FDIC. All opinions are 100% mine.   Last week we talked about how a new baby can affect your finances. This week I'm continuing my series on handling your finances and big life change with having a new job. We recently dealt with that […]

Triple Baby Shower

babies breath centerpiece

This weekend my friend Kendall and I threw a triple baby shower for three of our friends who are expecting their sweet little babies in the next few months. Only one of them found out the gender of the baby {a boy!} so we didn’t have an overall theme we were working with. We had […]

5 Great Things


1. This dessert. I made it as a cake version {cream on bottom, cake, then chocolate} and it is to die for. Sinful and oh so yummy. 2. This tip. Mike has a grody hat {that he actually wore in our engagement pics} that definitely needs this treatment. 3. This fireplace layout. I like how […]

Life Change: Having a Baby

molly sleeping

Brought to you by¬†BMO Harris Bank N.A. Member FDIC   I am throwing a triple baby shower this weekend for three college girlfriends of mine that are having babies soon. Crazy that they are all preggo at the same time, but so fun to watch them prepare to become mommies. I can’t wait to celebrate […]

Shopping for Living Room Chairs


We are keeping our eyes peeled for some pretty living room chairs to lighten up our leather couches in our new house. Although they won’t fit in our current apartment living room, I’m always looking for a good deal:) I want something pretty and light-colored that is quality furniture but won’t break the bank. Not […]

A Day of Love

love image

Whether you receive a bouquet of flowers, a box of chocolates, a sweet card or nothing at all, remember that we are all given the best gift of all from God…His love. Feel free to grab the image above for yourself here.  

Molly’s 10 Month Update!

molly 10 months old

We’ve hit the double digits. 10 months! Only 2 more until her first birthday and I can’t wait to celebrate the past year:) Molly has been getting faster and faster at crawling and more comfortable walking behind her little walker. She wants to walk so bad, especially when she sees other little kids doing it:) […]