This could be the place where I rattle on and tell you I’m a mom, a lover, a craft-enthusiast, but rather, I want to use this platform to share more than that. So who is Shayla Jo? I’m still trying to figure out everything I want to be and I’ve got a whole lifetime to find… Continue reading So, let me reintroduce myself.
JUNE 2021; OUR MONTH IN VIDEO
Happy June ya’all! This month was full of celebrations between Father’s Day and birthdays, backyard adventures, and bringing home our new Winnie girl. Here’s a look at our month; hope you enjoy!
Our first few days with Winnie Jo; a photo diary.
John and I have been tossing around the idea for a while of adding another golden retriever to our family. As our girl Maci Bo gets older, we wanted her to have another dog around to keep her young. And yes, we have Mazi, but let’s be honest we don’t call her “Big Mama” for… Continue reading Our first few days with Winnie Jo; a photo diary.
MAY 2021; OUR MONTH IN VIDEO
Can you believe that May is already over and summer is officially here? This month was full of celebrations between Mother’s Day and birthdays and a whole lot of fun in between. We ended our month with a family vacation and man, we’re already looking forward to another one. Hope you enjoy this little video… Continue reading MAY 2021; OUR MONTH IN VIDEO
32 THINGS IVE LEARNED IN MY 32 YEARS
32 years old today, and there has been quite a few things that I’ve learned through the years. I’ve made good choices, stupid choices, and learned that sometimes the only explanation for your actions is, “it seemed like a good idea at the time.” But through it all, I’ve learned. And firsthand, from my own… Continue reading 32 THINGS IVE LEARNED IN MY 32 YEARS
i hope you all had a wonderful easter whether you were celebrating at home relaxing, around the table with family, or alone. we were so lucky this year with amazing weather here in illinois; it always makes the day a whole lot more enjoyable when the sun is shining. this year was a little different… Continue reading EASTER 2021
MARCH 2021; A VIDEO OF OUR MONTH.
three months in to 2021 and the time still is flying by. i really enjoy making these quick video collages of our month to capture the memories that we're creating. take a look at our month and see what we've been up to as a family of 6. https://videopress.com/v/UDqx5rjj?preloadContent=metadata
February 2021; a video of our month.
another month in to the new year and i still can't get over how fast time is flying by. i love making these quick video collages of our month because with time passing so quickly, i forever want to these memories to look back at. take a look at our month and see what we've… Continue reading February 2021; a video of our month.
january 2021, in photos.
we are somehow a whole month into the new year. a lot has changed and a lot hasn’t, but i still have more hope for 2021 than I did for 2020. with few words, here's our month in photos. we got a new bed! we've been keeping an eye out for a bed we both… Continue reading january 2021, in photos.
last day of school interviews (2019/2020).
holy cow! this school year FLEW by. and it goes without saying, the ending of the year was strange! parents became teachers and living rooms became classrooms as we were all faced with the infamous covid-19 quarantine. something i've learned? i'm not made out to be a teacher. i give them so much props! ya'all… Continue reading last day of school interviews (2019/2020).