Boy or Girl?

old wives tales

Happy Friday! If you follow me on Instagram you probably saw some of the projects I've been working on this week in preparation for the gender reveal party we're hosting at our house this weekend. … [Continue reading]

How to Make Fresh Flowers Last Longer

pink peonies

It's no secret I love fresh cut flowers-- just check out my Instagram feed during spring and summer.  And since we're officially in the midst of spring, although the temps don't make it feel as such, … [Continue reading]

American Dream Builders


If you know me well, you know I love pretty much all things Nate Berkus.  I wept when he stopped taping his TV show.  So you can understand my excitement when I saw that he's the host of the … [Continue reading]

Registering For The Nugget

People keep asking me if I've started registering for the nugget yet.  My answer is always "Nope."  The plan is to start the registry after we find out the sex of the nugget, which will be in a couple … [Continue reading]

Never Accidentally Shrink Your Laundry Again + Free Printable

laundry drying document 1

I don't know about you, but I've been known to shrink laundry once in a while.  I would put the clothing in the washer, get busy doing something else, and when the washer would beep I would … [Continue reading]

Preppy Spring Wreath

green and white ribbon

The other day, I was waltzing down the ribbon aisle at JoAnn Fabric and this beautiful green and white striped grosgrain ribbon stopped me dead in my tracks.  Jackpot.  I knew exactly how I'd use it-- … [Continue reading]