Madelyn starts first grade tomorrow. FIRST. GRADE. I can’t even believe that, but here we are! Last week we had a bit of time, just her and me, so I decided it was time we had a picnic! She had been wanting to have one for so long, so she was very excited! We made… Continue reading summer picnic
We moved to our house back in March and we had most of the interior painted white (specifically the most dreamy “White Dove” by Benjamin Moore). For whatever reason, I was like oh, don’t worry about the pantry, I can paint that myself. Who cares, you say? It’s just the pantry, right? Well. The former… Continue reading Pantry m a k e o v e r!
Easter always catches me off guard. I’m not sure why, but it swoops in and I am always feeling unprepared. This year felt that way even more so, I barely had fresh eggs, let alone anything to dye them with. So, thankfully there is Google and thankfully I have a large assortment of food coloring. I… Continue reading Easter + Our Bunnies
A couple of years ago, I came across Heather Bullard on Instagram. She is amaaaazing. She is a prop stylist and everything she does is gorgeous, so naturally I was an instant fan. She shared her recipe for Organic Madagascar Vanilla Extract and I was like oh yes, I must do this! I love to… Continue reading a thoughtful DIY gift
Christmastime is my all-time favorite. I’ve always loved the season – decorating, listening to Christmas Carols, drinking egg nog out of Christmas glasses, hot chocolate with peppermint sticks, looking at Christmas lights, extra family time…I mean, all of it, I love it! And this year, I wanted to make some gingerbread men ornaments. I found… Continue reading festive gingerbread men
The other day, I got the urge to rearrange/reorganize the nursery. Since Caleb is still in our room, but will move into the nursery at some point, I have made an effort to create a neutral space that will easily transition from Kora’s room to Caleb’s room, or perhaps a even shared room, depending on… Continue reading Nursery Update
I’m always looking for new ideas to keep my little ones busy. Whether it’s drawing, painting, baking or something alike, creating is something we always enjoy to do together and it’s a good way to keep little hands busy. Madelyn is at the age where she is coming up with her own creations and I just love… Continue reading fall crafts