How My Husband Got Out of the “Friendzone”

(Before we were a couple, New Year’s Eve 2011) I’ve always wanted to share our “love story” for the people who don’t know how we ended up together. 7 years ago, if you would have told me that, in 7 years, I would be married to Aaron with a daughter… I would have laughed in […]

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10 Tips for Dealing with Baby Blues

New years resolutions have a bad reputation. People say they are going to do all of these things and then after a couple of weeks those ideas go out the window. It’s a good concept, if you keep up with it. Our family has goals that we would like to reach this year and we […]

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DIY Snow Covered Pine Cones

As promised, I said that I would do a blog if my pine cones came out okay. I think they did 😉 I am actually very happy with them! I did them three different ways so I’ll explain all 3 and you can choose the look you’re going for! White acrylic paint and glitter – […]

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DIY Natural Cleaning

I admit, I used to think people who try to eliminate all the toxins in their home were a little nuts. Then I had a baby who has extremely sensitive skin along with eczema and some food allergies… whatever they are (we are hoping she grows out of them). Once I get going with something… […]

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Birth-6 Month Baby Must Haves!

I feel like such an overachiever getting out a second blog within a week! That’s a big accomplishment for me 😉 I wanted to share what products, toys, etc worked best for our family. I’ll also share some things that people told me were “must haves” and they turned out to be regrets! Remember, what […]

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Overcoming Anxiety

If you know me, you know I’m anxious. I have struggled with anxiety for as long as I can remember and I have a really good memory. I have been to counseling a few times and was on a variety of different anxiety medications throughout my life. Nothing seemed to “really” help. Moving away from […]

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Wanna know who your true friends are? Have a baby.

So many changes happen once you have a baby. Your life is completely turned upside down. Your days are filled with baby poop, spit up, and feeding ’round the clock. Before all that starts, you’re pregnant, glowing (or not) and filled with excitement… and so is everyone else around you, right? Yeah, until you actually […]

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