How I Meal Plan for our Family of Five (Day in the Life Series)

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Today we are talking about all things meal-planning, shopping, feeding hungry teenagers, and meal-prepping for our very busy family! I kind of skipped over what we eat and meal planning in my Day in the Life post two weeks ago because I knew I'd be following up with a longer post about it … [Read more...]

Fall Touches in our Master Bedroom

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Today I am sharing the final touches we just put on our master bedroom, including these beautiful new velvet curtains.   I will be back in a week or so with a follow-up post with sources, and how really all this was done on such a low budget. Of all my rooms, I think my master bedroom … [Read more...]

Friday Favorite Finds–September & Early Fall

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  I hope you all enjoyed our "Day in the Life" series, I always enjoy reading those posts and picking up tricks from other bloggers. Today I am back with a Friday Favorites post--I am calling this the "early Fall edition". We are in September now so it's safe to get into the fall spirit, … [Read more...]

Day in the Life 2019: Amy

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  Welcome back to Day 2 of Day in the Life 2019! I always say this is one of my very favorite weeks of the year on the blog, I love the peek inside the real lives of other bloggers. Our guests this year are so awesome, these are girls that we've followed for years and they were the ones that … [Read more...]

Final Updates to my Home Office

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This post is sponsored by Walmart. I am back to show off the final update in my home office, last week I showed you the new art on the wall. Since then I added this pretty gray velvet settee to the spot underneath the artwork.     I'd wanted to add some seating in here, while … [Read more...]

Our New Easy & Affordable Garage Organization

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Today I am excited to show off the new, affordable shelving option we built to add storage in our garage. This post is sponsored by HomeRight. I told my husband earlier this summer I was really hoping to figure out how to park my car in the garage before it got cold. I really hate cold … [Read more...]

Our New Blinds & Shades from Budget Blinds

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This post was sponsored by Budget Blinds, all opinions are my own.    I was thrilled this spring to have the opportunity to work with Budget Blinds for new custom drapes and Lutron shades for our living room. This is the main living space in our new home, and it is visible from all … [Read more...]

Affordable Wall Art for my Home Office

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Thank you to Wal-mart & Art.com for sponsoring today's post.  I spend hours working every day in my home office, and after the initial quick fix up when we moved in this house last summer, I hadn't gotten back to put the finishing touches on it until just recently. It is always nice to be … [Read more...]

Friday Favorite Finds–Back To School & Late Summer Fashion

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  It feels like FOREVER since we've done a Favorite Finds post, where we share the fun things we've seen online that are worth sharing. This is a strange time of year, if you are like me you are done with the summer clothes but it is still way too hot to think about fall. However, this time … [Read more...]

Getting Organized–Our Cleaning Closet

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  Earlier this summer I got on an organizing kick, usually that urge hits me in January but there were parts of our home that were starting to drive me crazy and I decided the time had come to tackle them. Creating this organized cleaning closet was the first thing I did. Summer is a good … [Read more...]

Introducing Our New Family Member & Puppy Essentials

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If you follow us on Instagram then you know that we recently adopted a puppy from a nearby animal shelter, his name is Auggie (my daughter named him after the main character in the movie Wonder). This was definitely an unexpected twist to our summer but one that has provided our family endless … [Read more...]

Our Trip to Richmond, Travel Essentials & News About Something New!

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  Happy Sunday everyone! I hope you are having a relaxing day. Today we have a post recapping our recent trip to Richmond together and we also have a fun announcement about something new we're going to be doing.     At one point over the summer Christy and I typically … [Read more...]

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