• Preparing for Baby #2

    I am 37 weeks pregnant, which means any time in the next few weeks this baby is expected to arrive! Pretty crazy. When people ask me if I’m ready to have the baby, my answer is normally:  Yes? I’m ready to not be pregnant, but I’m not ready yet to enter the crazy, sleepy world

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  • Why I Write

    The other day I was listening to a podcast where they discussed the social media progression in the last decade from online threads to blogs to Pinterest to Instagram to live stream video and multi-media content platforms. The two hosts shared how blogs have been on the decline for the last five years. And I

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  • Currently

    ENJOYING my new home office. I recently rearranged some of the furniture and it’s inspired me to work in here more often. That and my insomnia has helped me get back into the rhythm of blogging. ;) WEARING clear nail polish. I love having my fingernails painted, but normally the color starts to chip after just a

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  • June 2017 Goals

    It’s June! One of my favorite months of the year. It’s hot, sunny, kids are out of school, and there’s a summer buzz in the air. This month we have a lot of plans and a lot to celebrate: birthdays, Father’s Day, a trip to Atlanta, and a lot of plans to tackle our list

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  • Summertime Goals

    The flag is hung, geraniums are in full bloom by the doorway, and bathing suits are drying after a day at the lake. Summertime has officially arrived in our house. Although I love this season and all its promise of fun, I find in summer it can be easy to feel that there’s always someone who is having

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  • The story of L’s birth

    The weeks leading up to L’s birth were pretty magical, or at least my nostalgic memory remembers it that way. Spring was in bloom, work was winding down, and J was busy finishing up his rigorous 12-week computer programming course. With him away many evenings and weekends, I had a lot of time to nest,

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  • May 2017 Goals

    Happy May, friends! We already had our first 90-degree weather day last week (what!) and so I’ve officially packed up my cool-weather clothes and embracing this warm, beautiful season ahead. Speaking of clothes, one of my goals this month is to create a capsule wardrobe for the remainder of my pregnancy. Maternity clothes in general

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