Goodbye 2016, Hello 2017!

Lifestyle, Uncategorized

New Year, new me, right?! I’m not so sure I’m ready to let go of 2016. 2016 was insanely good to me. Biggest reason? My sweet baby girl, Rory Josephine. On May 13, 2016, Evan and I were blessed with our greatest gift yet. Evan got to experience his first Father’s Day, and we were […]

December 31, 2016

Grandma’s Dump Cake


Growing up, Christmas Eve was spent at my Grandma and Grandpa’s house (my dad’s side of the family). It was crowded and it was loud, but it was fun. There was always plenty of food to snack on and drinks to devour, from cheese balls to veggies— to beer and eggnog. No matter how the […]

December 19, 2016

My Current Favorite Lip Products


Winter is notorious for bringing dry skin right along with its dry air. I have the worst habit of chewing my lips, ESPECIALLY when they are cracked, dry and peeling. I’ve found a few products recently that have really felt great on my lippies. : ) Vaseline Lip Therapy Advanced Therapy This stuff is the […]

December 15, 2016

Winter Reading List


As the weather gets colder, the more I want to stay inside with a hot cup of tea or coffee and snuggle up with a good book. Winter is one of my favorite times to power through my reading list. The holidays are usually busy but as soon as they are over, I like to […]

December 13, 2016

Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cookies


  Do you ever have those days where you are craving something sweet? But not like a handful of Christmas candy… you want something baked and delicious. Well, thats me… 90% of the time but I tone it down majorly. Today, was not a tone down day… I needed sweets… in my tummy… NOW! I […]

December 4, 2016

Stocking Stuffer Ideas


Finding the perfect stocking stuffer What is it about little gifts in our stocking that make us so happy? Every year I look forward to opening my stocking.┬áIt usually contains anything from books to jewelry, to stationary or gift cards. If you’re looking for some really cute and inexpensive stocking stuffers, check out the Target […]

December 1, 2016