no buy july.

no buy july.

I’m excited to share today’s post because it’s something I’ve never done before, but I can’t wait to try! What is this I speak of? It’s called “No buy July”. Basically, for the ENTIRE month of July (well really only until the 26th, because that’s when we leave for a week long vacation at the lake), Wes and I are not going to spend any money on ourselves on things we don’t necessarily need.

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how to balance family life.

how to balance family life.

As a family of three who is about to become four, this topic has been on my mind for quite some time now. But the question is - how do we balance it all? Even before kids I remember it being hard to find time to fit everything in and then you add a child into the mix and you better buckle up! But, I would like to think we’ve done a pretty good job of balancing it all. And today I’m sharing how.

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how to host a galentine's brunch.

how to host a galentine's brunch.

Last weekend I had some of my closest blogger babes over for a Galentine’s day brunch to celebrate the season of love. Sometimes getting together with your girlfriends and relishing in all things girly is the best way to spend valentine’s day in my opinion. Don’t get me wrong, I love my husband, but we aren’t big on celebrating holidays like this - we love each other every day of the year (duh)!

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how to fight the winter blues.

how to fight the winter blues.

Are you suffering from the winter blues? Well, you’re not alone, because I am, too! Although we have {supposedly} had one of the mildest winters in Seattle, it still doesn’t change the fact that it’s cold AF and dark at 5pm. This makes the days short and the winter looooonng, and this time every year I start to go a little stir crazy. I’m giving 6 tips to help you beat the winter blues!

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