motherhood

Six Year Anniversary!

Over the weekend, the hubs and I celebrated six years married!! Hard to believe, but truly, the years just keep clicking by. We celebrated with a night out to a few of our favorite neighborhood restaurants, and a relaxing weekend of family time. We also recently had some amazing family pictures taken, so it seemed… Continue reading Six Year Anniversary!

Creative Crafting, Traveling Chick

Yeah, I made a paper chain…

Last year for our belated honeymoon, Jonathan and I took THE MOST AMAZING TRIP to Negril, Jamaica. We loved everything about it, and while part of me feels like maybe we should try other resorts down the road, a much larger part of me just wants to go back here every time we can. Recently,… Continue reading Yeah, I made a paper chain…

Life As I Know It, Mmm...Food...

A Lovely Little Story About Cake

Our wedding cake was AWESOME. It was from the hubster's favorite bakery in Nashville, Sweet and Sassy. Biggest layer was chocolate, middle was strawberry (hubster's absolute favorite), and the top was almond. And you just cannot beat their buttercream. YUM TIMES A MILLION. Well, we didn't save our wedding top (we surprised our family the… Continue reading A Lovely Little Story About Cake

Life As I Know It

Gifts of Paper {First Anniversary}

I LOVE gift giving. Like, really really love it. Maybe it's because I have incredibly thoughtful parents who still send me occasional packages out of the blue. Or the fact that I pride myself on making some notes throughout the year of gift ideas for my people, and love the look of surprise when they… Continue reading Gifts of Paper {First Anniversary}

Life As I Know It

Marriage & Change {Obligatory One Year Wedding Anniversary Post}

I don't even know where to begin to write about our first year of marriage. What a whirlwind it's been! And while I think we are better for it, I still don't really recommend making a million life changes at one time. In the last year-ish, we: Quit our jobs I got a new job… Continue reading Marriage & Change {Obligatory One Year Wedding Anniversary Post}