Preggo/Mom Series: How To Nest For Less


So I can enjoy some time with Owen and get acclimated to life with a newborn, I asked some of my blog buddies to play along and answer 10 hard-hitting questions about pregnancy and motherhood. Today, the delightful Erin from How To Nest For Less is sharing her experiences and insights. What … [Continue reading...]

Preggo/Mom Series: Bower Power

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So I can enjoy some time with Owen and get acclimated to life with a newborn, I asked some of my blog buddies to play along and answer 10 hard-hitting questions about pregnancy and motherhood. Today, the lovely Katie Bower from Bower Power is sharing her experiences and insights. What did you … [Continue reading...]

How To Keep Ribbon From Fraying

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Ever spend a good 5 to 10 minutes wrapping a present?  You want it to look perfect because it's for someone special.  You use pretty wrapping paper and ribbon.  Real ribbon, not some cheapo plastic ribbon.  But after you cut the ribbon it frays.  So you cut it and it frays again.  Finally you give … [Continue reading...]

He’s Here!

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Brad and I are excited to announce the arrival of our beautiful nugget, Owen! 8.17.14 1:08 PM 8 pounds 11 ounces 20 inches Both of us are healthy and doing well! … [Continue reading...]

How To Clean Calcium Off Faucets


Today's post isn't very pretty.  It's actually kind of gross.  Unless you like the sight of calcium build up. I spent the better part of Wednesday deep cleaning our master bathroom.  When Brad came home from work he found me washing the walls.  Yeah, I went that far. While on my cleaning bender, I … [Continue reading...]

15 DIY Wedding Projects

15 DIY Wedding Projects! GREAT ideas and tutorials!

I've been meaning to create a round up of my favorite DIY wedding projects.  So I figured what better time than when I'm one day shy of my due date and feeling completely unproductive to complete a new project, photograph it, edit the photos, and write a post.  Please have mercy on my extremely … [Continue reading...]

A Little Extra Storage

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We spent our weekend what many people call "nesting".  I wouldn't call it that.  I'd call it holy-smokes-our-house-is-a-disaster-we-need-to-clean-this-joint-up-ing.  But to each their own. I did fun things like cleaning baseboards, vacuuming cobwebs, and dusting.  I wish I could say I worked on the … [Continue reading...]

Back To School Printable

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It’s the 10th of August which means another fabulous themed roundup from this talented bunch of bloggers!  This month’s theme is rulers.  Each month I love seeing how each blogger takes the theme and runs with it.  And this month is no different.  You can see my ruler back to school printable below. … [Continue reading...]

Preggo Style

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This post is brought to you by Maxi-Cosi.  As always, opinions are 100% my own. I'm not a fashion blogger.  I've never claimed to be.  But today I'm going to share my number one personal preggo style tip.  It's nothing ground breaking because while I like and appreciate fashion, I don't spend my … [Continue reading...]

Added Master Bathroom Storage

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I feel it's best I start this post from the beginning. Our master bathroom is a nice bathroom.  There's a double vanity, Roman/garden tub, and shower stall.  Plenty of amenities for the masters of the house. But the layout is kind of weird.  The shower stall is directly to your right when you walk … [Continue reading...]

12 Uses For A Pressure Washer

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We're big proponents of pressure washers in this house.  They're an awesome piece of equipment to have because they can be used in a multitude of ways-- making cleaning certain things around your home easier to do.  It may sound weird, but I find it fun to blast dirt and grime off things.  It's … [Continue reading...]