Friday Faves: Mealime App

Friday Faves is a series of blog posts about my favorite products, most of which I use during my everyday life. The following product endorsement is based 100% on my own personal opinions. Showcased below is Mealime’s Lemon Pepper Steak with Mashed Potatoes & Green Beans. Meal Planning & Parenting – Before I became a… Read more ›

Part III – Motherhood: All the Feels

In a previous post, Pregnancy: A Roller Coaster, I mentioned how I hadn’t thought much about parenthood before baby arrived. Well, now that I’m a mom, I’ve thought about it a lot…and I have a lot to say! So, here is a list of my top ten insights of what to expect when becoming a… Read more ›

Part II – Birth Story: An Early Arrival

When It All [Unknowingly] Began – I was at my 36 week doctor appointment. My blood pressure was in the high-normal range. And the doctor was helping me sit up after checking the baby’s heart rate which was healthy and strong as ever. As I was sitting up, my back twinged with pain. I asked… Read more ›

Part I – Pregnancy: The Final Stretch

A lot has happened since I last posted, the main thing being that I’m a mom now! Since my self-prescribed maternity leave has come to an end, I have a lot to catch you up on. It’s been so long since I last posted that I’ve decided there’s just too much to cover in one… Read more ›

Pregnancy: A Roller Coaster

The Ups, Downs, and Surprises – I wish I would’ve written down what I thought pregnancy would be like before I had gotten pregnant… I’m pretty sure it’d make for a good laugh! I think I had a pretty simple and glamorized image of pregnancy in my mind. Cute growing belly, an extra dotting husband,… Read more ›

Simmering Thoughts + Clay Dishes

This week in blogging I feel like I have so much to say, and yet I’m not ready to write about any of it! As Damon likes to say, “You’re thinking so loud I can hear it.” And while that may be adorably true, I’m just not in a place to write about any of… Read more ›

DIY—Note Cards

The Card Dilemma – I don’t know about everyone else, but I’ve been getting tired of trying to find cute and inexpensive cards. It feels like I’m constantly weighing my options between price and quality. In other words, it’s rare that I find an inexpensive card that also looks good, and that’s a shame! So,… Read more ›