Adelaide’s First Birthday

Today, we are wishing my sweet girl a happy first birthday! It didn’t really sink in how much Adelaide has grown until I started looking through all my old photos from the past year and saw how tiny she was, even just six months ago! The cuteness almost makes me want another … Almost. Ha. She has grown into such […]

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Mother’s Day Reflections

I have to admit, I’ve been really looking forward to Mother’s Day this year. Last year was honestly pretty awkward, because I was 8 1/2 months pregnant, and everyone was wishing me a happy Mother’s Day and my uncle made a special point to include me in his Mother’s Day prayer, but I didn’t feel like I could celebrate it […]

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Spring Style Essentials for 2017

Hello, friends! It’s been a busy week over here, mostly playing catch-up after being sick. I still have frequent sinus headaches and a cough, but I’m getting there, and I’ve been picking up the pieces from last week, when not much got done at all, especially around the house. On Tuesday I deep-cleaned the kitchen and bathroom, and now it’s […]

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Spring Capsule Planning

Happy Monday, friends! I hope this start of the week is treating you well. Can you believe Easter is this Sunday already? I feel like it really snuck up on me this year, and as always, I’m behind in preparations. I still haven’t quite decided if I’m going to do an Easter basket for Adelaide, or if I’m going to […]

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My Favorite Minimalism Resources

Whether you’re attracted to the idea of minimalism, but aren’t sure where to start, or if you’re a committed minimalist in need of inspiration, or just enjoy learning about minimalism, these resources are for you! These are some of my favorite resources for inspiration and tips. Even if I’m currently at a good point in my minimalist lifestyle, I still […]

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On Being a Stay at Home Mama

The decision for me to stay at home with Adelaide was not an entirely intentional one. I mean, I had always felt that when I had children, I would want to be able to stay home with them, but I planned on going back to work by the end of August, at least for a couple days a week. But […]

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The Pros and Cons of Minimalism

Happy Tuesday, friends! Today I wanted to talk a little bit about the impact of my minimalism journey. I shared a little bit in my last post on minimalism how I’ve become especially passionate about it since moving into our condo and having Adelaide, and I want to take that discussion further and tell you how minimalism has affected my […]

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