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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

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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

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DIY | ‘UNDER THE STARS’ DATE NIGHT

It is so easy to get caught up in daily life, sucked into the daily routines, and become exhausted by the continuous to-do lists that we make ourselves. What I’ve learned in my life, is that when you find your person, that one-in-a-million type of love, celebrate it. Not just on special dates or at… Continue reading DIY | ‘UNDER THE STARS’ DATE NIGHT

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EASTER 2021

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

Recipes

recipe: Steak Street Tacos

anyone that knows me, knows that i LOVE tacos. i could eat them seven days a week for every meal. they're my favorite! i want to share with all of you my favorite street tacos to make; it's super simple and one of our family favorites. give it a try and let me know what… Continue reading recipe: Steak Street Tacos

Recipes

RECIPE: Ham & Cheese Pinwheels

we make these atleast once a week to keep in the fridge for snacking throughout the day. they are light, but yet so filling, and the perfect appetizer or party food. i get asked a lot for this recipe, so i thought i'd share with you! ingredients: 8 flour tortillas (medium-sized)1/4 cup chopped green onion1… Continue reading RECIPE: Ham & Cheese Pinwheels

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OUR CHRISTMAS: 2020

i hope you all had a warm, wonderful christmas! our's was lovely and spent at home. i feel like with all the anticipation and excitement of christmas, it seems to take forever for the day to finally be here and then once it's here, it's gone in the blink of an eye. this year was… Continue reading OUR CHRISTMAS: 2020

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Mason is 3: A RAWRRRsome birthday party!

it's hard to believe, but our little mason turned three this month! and even though we're in the midst of a pandemic, we still wanted to celebrate. so we threw together a small party; inviting just our immediate family to celebrate his special day. mason is currently obsessed with dinosaurs and has been begging for… Continue reading Mason is 3: A RAWRRRsome birthday party!

Recipes

recipe: spaghetti carbonara

when we talk about favorite recipes, this is BY FAR mine. i could eat this for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. this creamy bacon pasta is perfect for easy dinners or just carb-loading on the couch. the recipe looks a little more complex, but believe me, it's not. it's super simple and a family favorite in… Continue reading recipe: spaghetti carbonara

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our stay home diary.

our quarantine life has become our new normal, for now atleast. i feel a lot more settled than i did when we first were told to stay home five weeks ago. whether we like it or not, this will be one of the defining moments of our lifetime. and for that reason, i want to remember… Continue reading our stay home diary.