A Completely New Adventure

A Completely New Adventure

I've been keeping a little secret for the last few weeks; we bought a house! We are now for the first time ever, homeowners! What a whirlwind and mixture of emotions these past two months have been. Let me get you up to speed. In early November we knew my husband would be staying at [...]

Early Black Friday Sales + Discount Codes

Early Black Friday Sales + Discount Codes

The biggest shopping day of the year has come early this year with many retailers extending their Black Friday and Cyber Week sales to begin before Thanksgiving! I've included some of my favorite stores to shop plus a bunch I know you'll love, their sales, codes you'll need, and how long the sales will last [...]

Choosing the Right Homeschool Curricula: What We Chose for Our 5th Grader & One Month Review.

Choosing the Right Homeschool Curricula: What We Chose for Our 5th Grader & One Month Review.

Detailing our curriculum choices for our 5th grader, and what we think after one month. One of the many blessings of homeschool is freedom. Freedom to choose our curriculum, freedom to teach our children biblically aligned values, truths, and sound morals; freedom to move about and adjust learning time to accommodate other equally important aspects [...]

We Are Homeschooling!

We Are Homeschooling!

I have struggled for weeks with how to put this post into words. Every draft I've written, though thorough and thoughtful, ends up sounding just a bit negative. That's not my intention, that's not how I feel about this new adventure but it's hard to detail the why in our decision making process without mentioning [...]

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale: Recommendations & Wish List

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale: Recommendations & Wish List

The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is here, and I'm sharing a few recommended products, as well as what's on my wish list. The Nordstrom Anniversary sale is here again, and honestly, even though I'm being extremely mindful of my spending this year I am so glad to see something so normal happening! The Nordstrom Anniversary sale, [...]

Home Again & How I’m Approaching the Future

Home Again & How I’m Approaching the Future

Vacation photo diary, realizations, and a refocusing to what's really important. We're back in Maryland after a wonderful 8 day vacation to my hometown in Ohio. It's been 11 months since our last vacation and the girls and I were seriously in need of a change of scenery! My in-laws hosted us and made our [...]

Strawberry Dress + Getting Back to Normal

Strawberry  Dress + Getting Back to Normal

An exciting wardrobe addition, and what life is like currently in SoMD. I've long been a fan of fruit printed clothing, and fruit shaped accessories for summer. As it's such a seasonally specific style, it's usually sells out as soon as it's launched. Unless you're one of the lucky few to catch something right as [...]

Summer Dresses Under $100

Summer Dresses Under $100

Rounding up a bunch of beautiful summer dresses for under $100. We've just celebrated Memorial Day weekend here in the U.S., which means the summer season is officially upon us! Here comes balmy, hot and humid weather along with the opportunity to sport some seriously cute dresses! Nothing is better on a hot summer day [...]