Thanksgiving Planning

When I was growing up, Thanksgiving at my Grandmother's was always a huge deal. The entire family got together - my mother has seven siblings, and all of my aunts, uncles and cousins were always there for Thanksgiving. My Grandmother woke up before dawn to start cooking the turkeys, and all of the pies and sides were from scratch. Two rooms full of food and desserts on a table near the porch - it was definitely a sight I'll cherish in my memory forever....more

Days Like This

I don't know what it was about Monday, but it was rough.  It's the first time Georgia made me cry. (read full post)...more

Favorite Things Party

 Two friends and I hosted a Favorite Things Party last weekend.  Jessica and I had been chatting about how fun it would be for what seems like forever, and after a month of planning (and some hair pulling...Jess and I are both a bit too much stressed-out-Type-A personalities!) it was finally party time!click here to read more!...more

Fee and Under $1 Father's Day Cards!

I got an email this morning letting me know that TinyPrints has Father's Day cards for only .99!  They can only be purchased through this link using the code GC99.  They apparently are not listing the deal on their website, it's via email only.  The deal starts May 31, I posted this too early! I can't wait to make David's first Fa...more

Welcome Baby!

The Nursery!

I always knew that if I had a little girl I would want a really girly room. Frilly without being too ruffly. All pink, but not themed. After I fell in love with some fabric, my mom generously bought the bedding I had made and it set the tone I wanted for the room.
@faridesigns Thank you! Now that the baby is here (and five months old!) we spend a lot of ...more

Creamy Chicken Enchiladas

Five Blogs that Constantly Inspire Me

Of course for the last ten months I've been pretty addicted to reading blogs about moms, kids or parenting...but I realize not everyone enjoys these blogs. These are all blogs I read before getting pregnant and I enjoy them (even the baby-centric ones) because the bloggers are real and relatable.  Check them out if you haven't already!

Pregnancy Photos, Week 39

Only one week until my due date!

Review + Giveaway

Cascade + $15 Wal Mart Gift Card