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4th of July outfits for little girls

4th of July outfits for little girls

With 4th of July around the corner it’s time to start thinking about your wardrobe choices. That is what is really important about holidays anyway, right? I have searched the internet to look for my favorite 4th of July outfits for little girls. I definitely went with a little more sporty vibe this year. These looks represent Americana without being too literal. I love finding versatile pieces that we can also incorporate all year long. With this being my first…

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Family Summer Bucket List

family summer bucket list

Summer is such a special time of the year. It’s tan lines and sidewalk chalk. It’s BBQs and watermelon. The kids are out of school and its the perfect time to start checking things off your summer bucket list.   The girls and I brainstormed for hours over what some of our favorite summer actives are. We came up with a pretty amazing summer bucket list of things we wanted to accomplish and we wanted to share it with all…

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unique Fathers Day gifts he is sure to love

I am so excited to partner with Jane.com to bring you these ideas for unique Fathers Day gifts. I love sharing amazing brands with you that I know you will love and trust me when I say that sponsored content will never get in the way of me sharing my honest opinions with you. To learn more about my disclosures and all that fancy legal stuff click HERE. My husband is celebrating his 6th Fathers Day this year. I feel…

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DIY Balloon Garland

Tropical Luau Birthday Party

Want to make a ballon Garland for your party? I love making these balloon garlands because they are super simple and very cheap but they add a  dramatic look to your party decor. ive tried every way imaginable to make a garland but I keep coming back to this technique because it is simple and it works. Other options actually didn’t keep the balloons secure and took double the time. Want to make a garland like the one I made…

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A Tropical Luau Birthday Party – Edith turns 4

Tropical Luau Birthday Party

My daughter asked if she could have a pool party birthday this year. That got me thinking. Pineapples, flamingos and all things Hawaii! I wanted to create  a sweet and girly tropical luau for my sweet girl and let me tell you I was just excited about creating this party for her as she was to have it. Even though I wanted it to be a luau I didn’t want to take the theme too literal. My goal for this…

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A magical unicorn birthday – Edith Turns 3

Edith was sure of it. For her third birthday she wanted a unicorn party. I knew that I wanted to make this unicorn birthday special but it was a little tricky. May is always a jampacked month for us so I needed to keep it simple and easy.   We decided to go back to the farm from Lucille’s 3rd birthday (read about that HERE). The kids had a blast and it was so easy for us not having it…

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When love outweighs sorrow – my miscarriage story

my miscarriage story

I was recently asked by my friend Johanna of Laurel Box if I could share my miscarriage story for her Motherhood: Rewritten project. If you haven’t heard of this project or had a chance to read it I would encourage you to make time for this beautiful series of stories. Just like the name implies this project showcases the different definitions of motherhood. Motherhood: Rewritten are stories for support and encouragement, from women who have lived Mother’s Day outside what…

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5 tips to make toddler bath time a breeze

toddler bath time tub

Bath time in my house used to be a pretty daunting task. Wrangling three toddlers who were all going in different directions isn’t what I normally call fun. I decided it was time to revamp our toddler bath time routine. I recently incorporated some new ideas during our bath time and it’s funny how changing a few new things makes such a huge difference. Now I actually look forward to bath time. Now, bath time is a time when I…

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Postpartum Hair Care

I don’t know what it is, but having babies (3 in 3.5 years for me) has completely changed my hair, and not for the better. Postpartum hair can be such a challenge and its something I have struggled with for years. That was before I found a routine that worked for me and has seriously transformed my hair. Goodbye ugly postpartum hair.   First I want to start off with a before picture. So you can get an idea of…

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Visiting Austin – A Family Travel Guide

The five of us just got back from our Austin trip and that was definitely a trip to be remembered. It was an amazing 7 days filled good eats and plenty of adventures. I put together this Austin family travel guide so I can remember where all the good stuff is for my next visit and more importantly for you. To make your next family trip that much easier.   We spent most of the time in the city limits…

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