It's crazy how alike raising a puppy is to raising a baby.
Two types of women in this world: the type that have spent hours looking at the new Hearth & Hand with Magnolia line at Target and liars. As if we didn’t spend enough money buying all the things we didn’t plan on at Target, they team up with Chip and Joanna to take it to … Continue reading Hearth & Hand || L’s Top Picks
Who isn't obsessing over the new Hearth & Hand line at Target?
Nerd alert. I'm about to geek out. I love planners. I also love fancy pens, cute notebooks and pretty office supplies. I actually look forward to buying a new planner. A new year, fresh pages, a restart. That being said, I've tried 'em all. I've tried cheapo planners, expensive planners, monthly view, daily view, and … Continue reading The Item I’m Most Excited to Shop For This Time of Year
I'm here to break the news: house hunting is nothing like it looks on TV. You don't always (or ever?) find your dream house with everything on your wishlist, your offer may not be accepted, once you are under contract you (or your inspector) may find things that send you running, and it definitely takes … Continue reading What They Don’t Tell You On HGTV
So we've all heard of this magic lip color that doesn't fade, doesn't transfer and doesn't disappoint. Or does it? K and I have been known to love the lip products. It is almost scary to think of the number of lipsticks, glosses, stains, etc. we've collected between the two of us. Obviously when I … Continue reading The Lip Color That Won’t Fade, Transfer or Disappoint (Or Will It?)
Whoa. Where have I been? A few things have caused me to put writing on my back burner, but I am happy to say it's time to move forward. And with that said, I am ready to share with you a big change to my daily life. A BUDGET! "What? You are just now making … Continue reading Need vs. Want || A Budget Plan
I will be honest with you, this post is inspired by another post I recently read called, "Dear Thirty-something Mom's - I see you." It's a great reminder that we are all in this thing called motherhood together and there will be sacrifices we will have to make. Overall a great uplifting read for all … Continue reading The Twenty-Something Mom
A short story by Audra Vanhooser, a 27 year old high school English teacher who is married to a farmer and has a four-legged child while all her other friends have “real” kids. Last summer, I moved from a one-bedroom, 120-year old house with one window AC unit into a two-story, 30-year old house with … Continue reading How a dresser make-over accurately represented a 3-month period of my life || A Guest DIY
When it comes to weddings there are a gazillion options for every tiny detail. For real, like details you didn't even know where a thing - yeah, there are ton of options for that. I will admit, I never played wedding as a child, I didn't dream of this day and (gasp!) I didn't even … Continue reading Non-Traditional Wedding Guestbook || A Bride’s Recommendation