2018 Summer Recap

Okay y'all, to be honest I am not entirely sure where to start with this post. This is one of those "lifestyle" posts that I want to write as almost a little journal of sorts. But the thing is that when I look back on my summer and try to come up with all the [...]

Comparison is the Thief of Joy

Hello everyone! Lately I've been dealing with something new to me. It's a challenge that I am working to overcome and one that I am not used to dealing with. It all started when I was scrolling my Instagram one day, just six weeks before I had my son. I saw a cute girl who [...]

One Year

One Year At A Glance My husband and I celebrated our one year anniversary today and it was lovely! So much has happened in our lives this year: We lived in 3 different apartments We moved twice while I was pregnant We got pregnant and had our baby We lived in two different cities We [...]

My Birth Story

It's high time I break my long silence. Hello everyone! Life has been so crazy. I feel like from one blog post to the next things were changing faster than I could write. And so I didn't! I put my blog on the back burner in order to navigate the major life changes that have [...]

21 Week Pregnancy Update

Okay, this week has been a great one for the pregnancy. Let's dive in!   How big is baby? Okay, so this week when I looked at my 2 different pregnancy apps, I was just confused. Clearly I need to improve my culinary experience, because I have no idea what endive or baby bok choy [...]

20 Week Pregnancy Update

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lDK9QqIzhwk You guys!! "We're halfway there!" I can't believe I am half way through this pregnancy with our sweet little boy. I have a lot to report this week. So let's dive in!! Also, fun fact: my mom is obsessed with Bon Jovi and I love it. I am so grateful my parents are products [...]

19 Week Update and Gender Reveal

Helloooooo week 19!! Almost half way there!! I feel like I start all of these posts with, "It has been a crazy [few] week[s]!" Well, it's that time of year an it really has! This is a big post today, so let me dive in! How big is baby? This week "Lil Smith is the [...]

Heartbeat and Home

It has been another whirlwind week. I guess one of the good things about being busy is that the weeks go by fast. I can't believe that I am already 15 weeks pregnant and nearing the halfway mark!! So much has happened since my last life update. 14 Week Pregnancy Appointment Okay, so today I [...]

Thanksgiving and Packing

Hello friends!! What a whirlwind week it has been. I feel like I haven't posted in forever!! I mean, I posted yesterday, but before that my last post was my last life update! Holidays man. This week has been so great!! My husband and I spent Thanksgiving in Kuna, Idaho with his side of the [...]

New Home, New Do

Happy Tuesday everyone!! Thanksgiving is this week, and what a crazy week it has already been!! This year we are spending Thanksgiving with my husband's family out of state and I have been doing all the last minute preparations before we leave! I thought this would be a good time for a break and to [...]