Styling your family for pictures can be challenging and break the bank if you aren’t careful. One of my biggest goals for family pictures is for everyone to be comfortable, family pictures can be awkward so the more comfortable everyone is in their clothing the better chance you have for more relaxed photos. In our house I am the pickiest dresser, imagine that. Because of … Continue reading How to style your family for photos
Does anyone else pin a million recipes on Pinterest then only try a few? I’m so guilty of this because some require too many ingredients or more prep work than I’m willing to do. I went through my Pinterest “bites to eat” board and picked out my favorite (read made over and over again) pasta recipes, I’m all about those carbs. At our house we … Continue reading Pasta recipes you’ll want to make ASAP
We all know someone who has had a premature baby. After having one myself it always tugs a little bit extra at my heart when I see someone else had one and I want to help. Here’s a few ways you can help someone who has had a preemie and is having a hospital stay, mind you some of these are helpful even once they … Continue reading How to help a friend who has had a premature baby.
How often do you clean your makeup brushes? I used to do this religiously then along came Sumner and well I honestly don’t remember when I last cleaned mine. The good news is you don’t need a fancy cleanser to clean your brushes! Simply use a gentle baby wash, for the last ten years I’ve used Johnson & Johnson baby wash to clean my makeup … Continue reading Girl, clean your makeup brushes
If you have a toddler you know how difficult it can be to get out the door in the morning and on your way to work. Here’s a few tips to make your morning go a little bit smoother: 1. Set out yours & your toddlers clothes the night before. If you read my toddler room organization post you know I plan several outfits at … Continue reading Getting out the door with a toddler made a little bit easier
Do you struggle to think of a meals daily? Is finding time to cook a stretch for you? Are you stopping at the grocery store multiple times a week? If you find yourself answering yes to these questions it’s time to start meal planning! Planning our meals has made our life SO much easier and saved us money. Taking time once a week or every … Continue reading Stop Wasting Food & Money!
While I enjoy doing full face makeup, it really isn’t practical when I’m trying to get out of the house on a workday with a toddler. The best way to get my makeup done quickly is to do it before Sumner wakes up, while that isn’t always an option – here’s my daily makeup routine. I start with Josie Maran foundation using a damp beauty … Continue reading Quick & Easy Everyday Makeup
I love to organize, I love finding the simplest, neatest, and cleanest way to keep our home. I don’t store things we don’t need, in fact I purge every season. I hate having a full house. In light of us all being stuck inside with this extreme cold I thought I’d share with you how I have organized our son’s small room. First off his … Continue reading Organize your little ones room easily & affordably
If you haven’t been into Harmony Gardens & Floral lately, or ever, get over there! You are missing out on lots of great items, and wonderful gifts for the upcoming holiday season. Harmony Gardens & Floral is owned and operated by local couple Andrew & Lisa Kingsley. The couple purchased the business in 2016 and has been providing an awesome service to our community since! … Continue reading Harmony Gardens & Floral…more than flowers!