Almost two years ago I wrote my first day planner post. At the time, I was trying to choose between three awesome planners. I’m sure there were more on the market at the time, but none as popular as those I was trying to decide between. Fast-forward a couple of years and it was time, once […]
I am not a fan of laundry. It is one of my least favorite chores, especially because it seems like every time I have to buy more laundry detergent it has gone up in price. That really irks me. There are far more interesting things I want to spend $12 on (like amazing coffee or […]
This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may make enough money to buy a coffee (yes, please!). Coffee or no, all opinions are my own, and you know I have opinions! Becoming a mom has been challenging in so many ways and on so many levels. Learning to take care of beautiful, precious souls […]
I know it’s cliche, but January makes me want to have a cleaner house. And by “cleaner,” I mean scrub like a madwoman and throw all the clutter away. It makes sense if you think about it: after taking down all my Christmas decor I was forced to face the reality of dust-encrusted baseboards and grimy […]
I have been dreaming about having a magnolia wreath for about a year now. Everywhere I’ve looked to buy one, though, I’ve nearly been knocked down by the price tags. $50 plus dollars for a wreath–seriously?! No, thanks. It should come as no surprise to you (if you’ve followed me for at least 5 minutes […]
I’m excited to be featured over at Baby Chick today where I’m sharing my story about my journey through postpartum depression. Hop on over and check it out!
Today you can find me over at Wit & Wander where I show you how I turned a dollar store tree into a beautiful addition to my bedroom! Go check it out!
My daughter is at the age now where every time we walk into a store of any sort she asks if we can buy something. Instead of saying no right of the bat, I have found that the least tantrum-inducing response is “Let’s tell Santa about it.” By the time we get home, she’s usually […]
One of my very favorite things to do in the whole world is decorate for Christmas. Every year about the end of October I start getting ants in my pants about putting out my Christmas decor. Only for the sake of my husband do I wait as long as I can but, inevitably, I will […]
I have always loved Etsy. If you want unique, handmade, beautiful gifts, Etsy is the place to go. Ever since I opened my own Etsy shop, The Cottage Creative, I have come to appreciate it even more. The people who set up shop on Etsy are crazy creative, hard working and they LOVE what they […]