• DIY & Home Decor

    My Live-In Maid

    I have pretty much wanted to have a maid my entire life.  I never even dreamed of even having a live-in maid! And one that’s affordable….there’s absolutely no way. Most of you are probably sitting there like I was, thinking there is absolutely no way you can afford one either. But you can!! Okay, okay. So I call “her” my maid, but she is so much more. She is the best assistant I could ask for, getting things done I don’t have time for, patience for, or even enjoy doing. And she always does it happily, never with a complaint, except maybe that she needs to be emptied. I hope…

  • Kids & Baby

    Announcing Baby #2

    When we were first pregnant with Eli, I could not wait to send out postcards with our announcement that we were expecting! I was beyond thrilled and wanted to share it with the world!! Fast forward to Baby #2 and I procrastinated (which I’ve heard is pretty common).  With Eli, we announced through postcard announcements as soon as I hit 12 weeks, and at 13 weeks, announced on Social Media. This time around, we waited…and waited…not necessarily for any particular reason, but just because it took me so long to actually take pictures and get some sort of announcement together! We ended up having Eli hold a sign that said…