Monumental Monday 20: 4 Tips For A Functional Family Calendar

Monumental Monday 16: A Plan To Journal!

How do you feel about journaling? Journaling has always been a part of my adult life.  Writing my thoughts down tends to make them clearer for me.  I also love being able to go back and review.  It gives me a better perspective as far as  the big picture and offers...
4 Steps To An Outdoor Movie Night

4 Steps To An Outdoor Movie Night

So Here We are in our second Monumental Monday for June!  We’re continuing the summer partying this month and this week we’re partying under the stars with the whole neighborhood!  BTW, If you missed last week’s pool party, you can check it out here!...
How To Let Go Of The Graduate…

How To Let Go Of The Graduate…

I cannot believe another one of my babies is a high school graduate.  This time of celebration can prove to be quite tricky for a momma!  After all, it’s what we’ve worked toward!  It is for sure a momentous occasion!  A huge accomplishment!  I think back...
4 Steps To An Outdoor Movie Night

Do You Know Who Lives Next Door?

I’ve always always wanted to live in a fun neighborhood.  One full of families, and block parties, and sharing of sugar when needed, etc…  Last night Jeff and I invited some of the families in our neighborhood over for s’more fun, swimming and a...
Friday Faves: Gifts for Mom!

Friday Faves: Gifts for Mom!

Mother’s day is coming up, and I have some very fun gifts for your mom!  This particular gift guide is an easy one for me!  It really just a list of my favorite finds of the season!  Take a look… Gold striped coffee mug Courtney & Courtnie Bangles Erin...
Gracious Giver – Valentines Edition

Gracious Giver – Valentines Edition

So one of my New Year Resolutions is to be a better gift giver!  What better place to start than with Valentines!?!  Here are some great ideas for all of your special someones!  And maybe something for YOU!!   Classic Mens’ PJ’s Sweet Heart Pillows...
The Truth Behind the Pretty Pics

The Truth Behind the Pretty Pics

I’ve been thinking a lot about all of the beautiful pics (particularly on Instagram, because that’s where I hang out these days).  These pics display perfection, right!?  The perfect, house, perfect family, perfect vignettes.  I understand this, because I...
Transitions – It’s that time

Transitions – It’s that time

I’ve laughed AND cried this week looking at all of the posts on Facebook and instagram of everyone returning to or beginning school!  They run the gamete from starting pre-school to going off to college!  For a summer loving, momma, such as myself, this time of...
Ant Vs. Elephant Dave-isms Part 3

Ant Vs. Elephant Dave-isms Part 3

If you haven’t been following along on this series, let me briefly catch you up.  A few weeks ago, I lost a very dear friend and counselor.  In grieving this loss, I decided it would be quite cathartic and (hopefully) beneficial to others to chronicle my work...
Reveal #5 – My Office

Reveal #5 – My Office

This room represents my true sweet spot!  I love my home office and I’ve been dying to share it with you all! The wallpaper was so fun to pick out.  It’s a Brunschwig and Fils, Treillage De Bambou in green with an off-white background.  The chandelier is...
Nuptial News Part 2

Nuptial News Part 2

So, we’re less than 3 weeks away from the big day now.  I feel the crunch at this point!  Still smiling and having fun though, so that’s a good sign!  If you need to be caught up on this saga start here.  And here you can find “Nuptial News #1   Now...
Nuptial News Part 1

Nuptial News Part 1

If you don’t know the origin of these wedding plans it would be helpful for you to start here! We are a VERY SHORT 3 weeks away from the Wedding!  YIKES!  Keeping in mind that the entire goal was to keep it simple and concentrate on what really matters and that...
Time For Everything

Time For Everything

WildEyesSigns There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens: A time to be born and a time to die, A time to plant and a time to uproot, A time to kill and a time to heal, A time to tear down and a time to build, A time to weep and a...

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