September 2015 archive

Beaching with a Baby

The days of non-stop relaxation, tanning, sleeping in, and romantic swims at the beach may be over, but with proper preparation, a trip to the beach with a baby can still be a blast! At 13 weeks, Amelia has already been on 2 beach trips and Jess and I can honestly say we love experiencing […] Read more…

Demo has begun!

Following months of planning, sketching, budgeting, Pinteresting, deciding, and meeting, demo has finally started on the home-front! Jess and I signed our contract and handed over the keys. Once demo day kicked off we walked over from our rental house to get a piece of the action. Watching men take hammers to your walls and […] Read more…

For the Love… of Jen Hatmaker

Don’t you just love when a book captures you and refuses to let you go? A book which compels you to pour a cup of coffee and with every page affirms your newfound friendship with the author as you exclaim “Preach it sister”! If the answer is “yes” then get right on over to a bookstore or amazon.com […] Read more…

Moving…Enough Said

Moving day kicked my butt! Jess and I have been so busy with Amelia, renovation planning, and work that we completely dropped the ball on moving preparation. We had slowly taken some things over to the rental house in the days leading up to the move and even rounded up a few donation items. Yet […] Read more…

Amelia’s Nursery Reveal

I had an absolute blast perusing Pinterest for hours upon hours for Amelia’s nursery inspiration. Etsy indulged my every baby decor whim bringing together colors and styles. I wanted her nursery to be sweet, soft and relaxing so naturally I veered towards my favorite color mint with soft pink accents. Gold and grey are integrated throughout the space to […] Read more…

Amelia: 2 Month Update

The fastest two months of my life have just flown by! Amelia is just wonderful! Looking at her now it is hard to believe she was ever in the NICU, especially in regard to her lungs (she is very capable in the lung department ;)). Here is a quick update: Weight: 9 pounds 13 oz Length: […] Read more…