7 ‘A Beautiful Mess’ tutorials I Might Actually Do

7 ‘A Beautiful Mess’ tutorials I Might Actually Do

The lovely duo over at A Beautiful Mess recently put together a collection of tutorials that you can accomplish for under $10 and so many of them were things that I actually really wanted to do! Line your shelves with fabric using rubber cement. This would be awesome in our nightstands. Easy embroidery tutorial for(…)

Adelaide’s First Manicure with Jamberry Nails

Adelaide’s First Manicure with Jamberry Nails

I was recently asked to review Jamberry Nails by a friend who has been a Jamberry Nails consultant since February. This seemed like the perfect opportunity to give Adelaide her first manicure since Jamberry nail wraps are non-toxic and easy to apply and more importantly easy to take off. There is a bit of a learning curve and as(…)

Two Ingredient Grain Free Pancakes Your Kids Will Love

Two Ingredient Grain Free Pancakes Your Kids Will Love

One of my friends told me about this recipe a few weeks ago and like an idiot, I waited a few weeks to try it. This is almost as easy as this recipe, and so much better for you and your family. Make them today and every day after that. Grain Free Banana Pancakes Ingredients: (…)

Growing Friendship in Colorado

Growing Friendship in Colorado

Last weekend, I took Ari and went to Denver to visit my friend Emily who just had a baby. Although the trip was exhausting and not exactly what one might think of as a “vacation”, it was really really good.  I met Emily through my husband as he and her husband grew up together. We’ve(…)

Unexpected Danger at the Beach All Parents Need to Know About

Unexpected Danger at the Beach All Parents Need to Know About

  This weekend we learned of the devastating news of a 9 year old girl at a nearby beach here on the Oregon Coast being buried alive while digging a giant hole with her siblings and I haven’t been able to stop thinking about it ever since. I debated whether to share this on the(…)

Labor Day Staycation

Labor Day Staycation

Ever tried to plan a short weekend getaway with little kids? No? That’s because they don’t exist. Every trip with little kids is super involved and requires much planning and infinite amounts of “gear”. We decided to play it cool this weekend and stick around our beautiful little neighborhood and intermingle with all of the(…)

Around the Web

Around the Web

I love this: 5 ways to tell your story at home. I think Richard and I are going to start doing this and getting our booties in shape. Well actually we both have skinny butts but the rest of us needs to get in shape. Has anyone heard of it? Done it? The science behind(…)

Calling all NYC Readers

Calling all NYC Readers

**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. To my thousands upon thousands of readers in NYC … ModCloth is inviting you to come showcase your unique style at their #FASHIONTRUTH Casting Call for ALL event in New York City on September 3rd. All you have to(…)

A Romantic Black & White Bedroom Makeover

A Romantic Black & White Bedroom Makeover

I’ve become totally obsessed with trying to make our bedroom more romantic and relaxing than cluttered and random (like it is now). I’ve decided to go with a black and white theme  because 1.) its simple and 2.) we already have a white comforter. Also I’m obsessed with this Pendleton blanket. I’ve been Pinteresting here(…)

10 Best Romantic Comedies

10 Best Romantic Comedies

I recently saw this post of the top 25 RomCom’s since When Harry Met Sally and also have been reading Mindy Kaling’s book where she talks about how Romantic Comedy’s just aren’t the same anymore and it got me thinking about my favorites. Now, in keeping with the “since When Harry Met Sally” theme these(…)

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