Blogging Pet Peeves

I've been blogging for over six years, and in that time I have collected a few pet peeves when it comes to blogging and bloggers. I thought it would be fun to share a few of them with you! Please know that this...more

Month Twelve (with First Birthday Cake Photos)

Well, we made it....more

Whirlwind Weekend in Chicago

Last month, Jordan and I drove with R to Chicago to celebrate my grandpa's 80th birthday with my family. From Oklahoma, it is about a 13-hour drive. We have now flown with R multiple times (9, to be exact) and done a major road trip! ...more


This summer has been full in more ways than one....more

R's Pink & Gold First Birthday Party

On August 6th we celebrated Miss R turning one! As I mentioned in a previous post, I did not originally have a theme planned. I walked around Hobby Lobby grabbing things I thought were cute, and when I came home I realized it was mainly pink and gold stuff ....more

Reading Habits

I've seen this blog post topic on a few blogs recently and thought it was fun way to recap my 2016 reads so far. If you want to see full reviews of these books that I posted on the blog already, read this post and this post. Fiction vs ....more

Saving with Groupon Coupons

via Thank you, Groupon Coupons, for sponsoring this post. As always, all opinions are my own. At the beginning of the year I shared with you about ways I was going to try and cut down our grocery spending in 2016 ....more

links + loves vol 3

^^^ Saw this on Facebook last week. Hilarious....more

The Chair Pictures: A Video of Months 1-12

Miss R is ONE YEAR OLD today! Oh, what a blessing she is. I pretty much summed up all my thoughts about being this girl's mama in this post, so I won't try to write anything else because I am over here feeling ALL THE EMOTIONS ....more

Just Yesterday

For R....more