Banana Nut Zucchini Muffins

For the past three weeks, I've been craving banana bread something fierce. ...more

In Which Nathan Has Homework and I Manage to Survive

Nathan during rest time at school on Wednesday. Out. Cold ....more

August Favorites // 2015

Hey friends!! Can you seriously believe August is almost over?!? I really can’t, but to be honest I’m ready for fall and cooler weather! ...more

Yoga Poses for Stronger Glutes

Many people want to have strong glutes for cosmetic reasons—they want to have a nicely toned butt. However, strong glutes will also help you stabilize your hips, which can help you prevent injuries while doing other activities like running. Here I’m sharing five of my top yoga poses for stronger glutes ....more

Paneled Sunsuit Tour, Mix & Match...

At the beginning of the summer Ajaire of Call Ajaire asked me if I'd like to be a part of her "Not Just a Sunsuit" pattern tour and seeing that Violet loves the romper I made for her earlier this summer (and loved the one from last summer as well...) I happily agreed, I mean with all of the options this pattern has to offer how could I not! And then...summer flew by in a blink of an eye and suddenly we are closer to fall than the beginning of summer and quickly moving away from "peak sunsuit" weather....more

Clean Eating Slow Cooker Herbal Turkey & Vegetable Soup

Autumn is about to arrive and I cannot pretend that I am unhappy about it. Here in the blistering (and just a tiny bit humid), triple-digit heat of northern California, the promise of cooler days and… Read more → ...more

Trusting God When You Don’t Get What You Want

Today we have a guest post from a lovely young lady by the name of Ashleigh from Socialeigh and Unchose online magazine. She is sharing with us a personal story about trusting God even when we don't get what we want. Love this post? ...more

How I Got My Kids To Eat Brussels Sprouts

Brussels sprouts were that food for me when I was a kid. You know, that food that I would pretend to vomit while eating (in my defense, they did trip my gag reflex), that food I would attempt to hide in the small ridge underneath our dining table, that food I would attempt to sneak on to my sisters’ plates to lessen the load on my own. Brussels sprouts were the worst ....more

Blue Ruffled Chambray.

I've been raving about ...more

Q&A: All About Birth & Life With A New Baby

Hi guys! I am checking in today with a roundup post of sorts that I started working on right after I shared Chase’s birth story on the blog. I started keeping tabs on the questions I received from you guys and compiled them into this blog post that touches on your inquiries related to birth and life with a new baby! ...more