July 10, 2017

We recently had some newborn photos taken of our sweet Ellis, and here are a few of my favorites! Truth be told, it was really difficult to pic favorites, because Lauren of Lauren Kirkbride Photography did such an amazing job! I’m so glad that we have these photos, so that we can always remember how little he […]

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December 14, 2015

This gift guide is perfect for the foodie, wanna-be-foodie, striving-to-be-foodie, married-to-foodie (raises hand…), or the I-just-like-pretty-things-in-my-kitchen-foodie (also raises hand…). If you know anything about our relationship in the kitchen, Brent does all the cooking, and I do all the eating. It’s how we do things around here, and no one is complaining! You see, Brent […]

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December 7, 2015

Let me just start out this post by saying, I married up. I mean, let’s be real. As I type this, Brent is making crème brûlée. Making it. Who makes crème brûlée? Brent does. So, having said that, this toffee recipe is delicious, and we all know that I had nothing to do with it. If […]

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November 16, 2015

Happy Tuesday! As Brent and I slowly settle into our home (and I do mean slowly), our Bedroom feels more and more like it’s coming together! When there isn’t a pile of laundry on the floor, it even feels like it might, just might, be picture perfect.  Truth: the pile of laundry is reality and by […]

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October 28, 2015

[su_dropcap style=”flat”]T[/su_dropcap]his weekend, we finally painted our Living Room…WHITE. Yep – white! I love the way it creates a bright and clean atmosphere, and creates a blank slate for us me to decorate like crazy.  Lately, I’ve been super inspired by the Mid-Century Modern looks and textures (as you’ll see with our Bedroom Inspiration), which is actually […]

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September 23, 2015

If you saw our Bedroom Inspiration, you learned that I was on the hunt for the perfect lighting for above our nightstands, and while I found a few I loved, I couldn’t justify the price that we would need to spend to get the look we wanted: the perfect balance between mid-century-esque and modern. Through my hunt, I […]

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"Brent and I have gotten married, put $45,000 down on a house, and paid off nearly $20,000 in loans..."


"yes, we did go through the drive-thru… and yes… I DID ORDER AN M&M MCFLURRY (THANK YOU VERY MUCH)."