RAINY DAY WRITING, COOKING, AND LONG SLEEVES

day two of the girls going to school and it’s raining. i didn’t cry today. thankfully. yesterday i was a mess and sat in the parking lot for a half hour hoping someone would call from the school saying amelia or addison needed me. it didn’t happen. nobody needed me for those short three hours they were at school. it’s…

EIGHT PODCASTS FOR YOUR DRIVE & CHORES

instead of jamming out to music lately, i’ve been listening to podcasts (or books on audible) when i do chores or driving. we have a 45 minute drive to target alone when we’re at home and upwards of 20 minutes just to the grocery store. i have to do those drives regardless, plus chores are never ending with two toddlers,…

HAVE A GREAT WEEK

in lieu of being out of town this week on vacation, i thought it would be fun to do a quick round up of some of my favorite posts yet from this here blog! andrew and i are going to California (him for work and me for play) but i can’t wait to check out all Los Angeles has to…

HAVE A GREAT WEEKEND

what are you up to this weekend? i’m still here in wisconsin visiting family and friends and i think it’s going to be a rather low key weekend. maybe going out for drinks with a girlfriend of mine, take the kids to the park, eat cake because i’m turning 31 on sunday 😉 you know the normal weekend things! haha…

FIVE WARDROBE BASICS FOR THE FALL

in an attempt to stop spending $20 on this season’s “hottest sweater” every year only to find out it will last just one season because it was cheaply made, i’ve tried being more intentional on where i put my money in my wardrobe. for me this means spending a little more money on good quality pieces that will last for…

WHAT’S LEFT ON OUR SUMMER BUCKET …

at the beginning of summer, i shared out summer bucket list and all the fun things i wanted to make sure we did this summer. throughout the last few months, i’ve been ticking off the activities one by one but now that we’re getting closer to the end of summer and school starting soon, i went back to check on…

HAVE A GREAT WEEKEND

what are you up to this weekend? we are taking the girls to the wisconsin state fair one last time before it’s over on sunday to see the animals, eat one more deep fried snickers bar, and go down the big yellow slide one more time before it’s over for the year. there’s so many interesting things to eat at…