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Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites

Happy Friday! And happy pre-St. Patty’s Day! Got any big plans? Here’s some of my favorite posts from the week: “Never Say Never: Things I Said I’d Never Do as a Parent and Why It’s Ok to Change Your Mind” from To & Fro Real talk: last week, we took my daughter out to dinner, and I let her watch…

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Show Us Your Books

Show Us Your Books: February to March

Girl, Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis What It’s About: Rachel Hollis goes through some of the lies that women regularly tell themselves and uses her personal experiences to explain why these are lies. Example: “I am not a good mom.” Then she told stories about motherhood and how we should try not to hold ourselves up to the same…

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Five on Friday

Five on Friday

Y’all, I don’t want to jinx it…but I’m pretty sure that I don’t have any solid plans for this weekend. While I marvel in this thought, here’s some things that I’ve been thinking about this week: 1–Slightly Sweet Sloppy Joes Thank goodness for Shay Schull (and my husband) for all that they do in the kitchen. This week, C made…

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Monthly Recap

February 2019 Recap

I know that we’re already a week into March, so really, it’s high time that I recap February! In February, we… Tried New Recipes Ate Fancy Sushi Enjoyed Snowy Days by the Fire Learned Good Habits Played Outside Worked on Puzzles And Played Around with Instagram Filters

What's Hap-Pinning Wednesday

What’s Hap-Pinning Wednesday

R.I.P. Luke Perry It takes a lot to make me gasp at a news alert on my phone. When my E! News Alert usually comes up, it tells me something about Kylie Jenner’s new lipstick. But when I saw that Luke Perry had died, my heart just broke. I loved Beverly Hills 90210, and along with everyone teenage girl during…

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Alice

Alice at 18 Months

Can you BELIEVE it????? Alice is a year and a half old! Where did my teeny 5 pound baby go? Well, I tell ya, she’s all go go go right now! Here’s an update on my ray of sunshine! Nicknames C and I mainly call her Bubs, but my mom calls her Cookie or Cooks. Clothes She can fit into…

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Weekending

Weekending

Happy Monday everyone! I know that those of us in Maryland were prepping for a serious winter storm that turned out to be basically nothing, but how were your weekends? Here’s a recap of mine: Friday Night My mom picked up Alice from school Friday afternoon and said that she was pretty upset. She felt warm, so Mom gave her…

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Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites

Happy Friday! Everyone ready for the weekend? “How Long to Keep Important Documents” from Musings of a Museum Fanatic In our current world of Marie Kondo-ing everything, we have to remember that some things really have to be kept. Betsy is here to give you the 4-1-1 about what to keep, what to toss and when you can. Thanks, Betsy!…

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Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites

admin / February 22, 2019

Happy Friday! I’ve got a relatively free weekend coming up (thank GOODNESS), so here’s hoping that I’ll get some KonMari-ing and DVR watching done, all while chasing a toddler around. Here are my favorites for the week! “Ways to Involve Kids in Cooking” from PeanutĀ ButterĀ Fingers Alice is OBSESSED with her little kitchen, so I can’t wait to have her cook…

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About Me

You Be You

admin / February 21, 2019

Does anyone else remember the episode of Friends where Chandler’s coworker thinks his name is Toby? Well, I’ve been thinking over the past few days about how important it is to be yourself. Throughout my life, it’s been way too easy to just go along with the crowd or be someone that I’m not. Everyone went through that teenage phase…

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