Thursday Thoughts


{little throwback thursday for you as well. above is a pic of me when I was around 7 months} Continue reading “Thursday Thoughts”

Delicious “Mock”-tail Recipe


While being pregnant for the last 8-months from time to time I’ve missed Gin, Whisky, the occasional glass of wine, and my all time favorite—margaritas!

And as summer has started to wind down we have had cool days mixed with hot days, and since my core body temperature is constantly running hot, I couldn’t think of anything better than a frozen margarita to cool me off from the inside out. Continue reading “Delicious “Mock”-tail Recipe”

Let’s Talk About TV Shows You Should Watch


Summer is slow when it comes to new TV and like I’ve mentioned before, I’m a sucker for binge watching television shows. It’s definitely one of my happy places. Today I wanted to share some of my favorites and hear any shows you think I need to add to my “must watch” list. Continue reading “Let’s Talk About TV Shows You Should Watch”



{just found out with a positive pregnancy test}

When I was trying to get pregnant, I was constantly searching different variations of  “what are the first sings of pregnancy” on the web. The waiting game every month can drive a girl bonkers. But once I found out I was pregnant, I was then waiting for the next doctors appointment where I could hear the heartbeat, have an ultrasound, get blood test results all to make sure baby and I were in fact healthy. Another waiting game that can get your heart and head all tied up in knots. Now that I’m just into my third trimester, I’m starting to feel less worried and more secure in my pregnancy and overall happy and excited. To read more about how I got pregnant, read this post. Below are some photos and some reflection on each trimester so far. Continue reading “A LOOK BACK ON MY PREGNANCY”



I have moved more times than I would like to admit. In college, after college, across the country, you name it. After college I spent year after year moving from one place to the next. I did this up until a few years ago. It was unheard of for me to live somewhere for more than a year, which made feeling settled almost impossible.  And you can bet that pretty much every place I lived was small and needed help and creativity to make it feel bigger and more peaceful and homey. Below are some tips I have learned over the years and found from around the web for those of you that are currently living in small space and need a little help on how to update it for free. Continue reading “8 TIPS ON HOW TO UPDATE YOUR SMALL SPACE FOR FREE”