BK’s Rainbow Party

rainbow party balloon topiaries

This weekend, we celebrated BK's 5th birthday with a rainbow party! I feel like maybe I need to preface this post by saying that party planning is near and dear to my creative heart. I love a good themed party and pulling little details together to create the perfect party. This year, I asked … [Continue reading]

happy 5th birthday, BK!


Sweet BK, Five years ago, you came into our lives and we have never been the same. Five years ago today, you filled our hearts with more love than we ever imagined. It was instant and perfect, your big blue eyes held our gaze, and we were forever changed by 6 pounds and 12 ounces of pure baby … [Continue reading]

Easter Weekend


The weather was absolutely perfect last weekend for Easter. On Friday evening, Chase came over to dye eggs with us. I think we're going strong on the … [Continue reading]

10 things I learned in 10 months of interrupted sleep

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Did I tell you that Judson started sleeping through the night (it should be noted, that he did sleep through the night a fewย sporadic times, but it … [Continue reading]

dear braylen, kindergarten awaits


Last week I checked your folder to find a note inside, kindergarten enrollment, and I felt my breath catch a little and my heart change … [Continue reading]

festive and fun easter snack for toddlers

I'm a holiday lover, through and through. With each holiday that rolls around, I usually proclaim that it's my favorite. In reality, I really think … [Continue reading]

cadbury mini egg blondies

I have a slight obsession with Easter candy. The pretty pastel colors, the delicious chocolate, the time of year that comes with Easter. I love … [Continue reading]

spring style from riffraff


A fun package from Riffraff came in the mail on Monday and I was so happy to see shorts and pretty spring prints. Last spring I was very pregnant with … [Continue reading]

Judson’s spring/summer style


I laugh now when I think back on the times I heard,ย at least you'll save money when it comes to buying clothes, while I was pregnant with Judson. I do … [Continue reading]

in defense of what I didn’t say


Leave some wisdom for the mother to be, write your best advice on the card,ย read the instructions sitting next to a stack of cards with blank lines … [Continue reading]