• Entryway Reveal

    Happy Tuesday, everyone! KC is in store for another 5″ of snow today so I’m busy making lasagna, some Nesting with Grace’s homemade bread, and googling how to make a cardboard rocket ship to make it through just one more snow day with the kids. Between the cold days and the snow this year, we’ve been trapped inside way more than usual and the creative juices are starting to get a little small anymore. I just keep telling myself that next month is MARCH. March, people! But with all these snow days and time spent inside, I’ve been able to…

  • Jackson’s Valentine’s — and a Special Valentine Snack!

    Happy Valentine’s Week!! Whether you’re deep in love, single as can be, dating the one of your dreams, or dating yourself for awhile, I hope you are feeling the love this week! This is Jackson’s first year for a school…

  • What’s Up Wednesday {1.30.2019}

    Happy end of January! You did it! Congratulations! 🙂 This month always seems to take forever while summer should get a speeding ticket, it goes by so fast. But we did it, everyone. Time for a recap of a great…

  • My Dream Kitchen Reveal

    This post is long overdue. One that’s come with so much blood, sweat, and design tears to get to this moment. To be able to share with you months and months of planning, plotting, re-planning, taking a three month sabbatical…

  • Grove Collaborative – You Just HAVE to Try It Out!!

    I may have no less than 7 calendar appointment on my phone telling me when to cancel my “7 Day Free Trial” or “3 Months Free” from everything to Apple Music to Young Explorers VIP Membership to our local newspaper.…

  • Sausage Cream Cheese Rigatoni

    I feel like the last 4 recipe posts have all been Italian or something with a red sauce ingredient. Can you tell that I begin to hibernate and carb-load during the wintertime? 🙂 This recipe today is a simple pasta…

  • 5 Simple Changes to a Healthier Kitchen

    I’m well aware of the crazy amount of chemicals that infect our homes daily. The problem is that there is so much, I get so overwhelmed and don’t even know where to start to make changes! I want my family…

  • Chicken Gnocchi Soup

    The weather is finally turning “cold” again. Can we call it cold if it’s 50 degrees on January 8th in Kansas City? Literally, last year it was -17 degrees for every single day in January and this year, we actually…

  • 10 Best Winter Diffuser Blends

    My New Year’s power word this year is CLEAN. Clean body, clean mind, and a clean home. And when I say ‘clean,’ I’m not talking about a resolution to clean up the constant slew of train tracks, stuffed animals, and…

  • Chicken Parmesan Sliders

    This is one of my family’s very favorite weekday meals, and for such good reason! So quick, so hearty, and great as leftovers for the hubs lunch the next day. With simple ingredients you have on hand in your kitchen,…

  • 5 Best Toddler Board Games to Get Your Through January

    We hit a stint of 20 degree days here in Kansas City and my kids and I could instantly feel all the claustrophobic feels that come along with those harsh winter days. You run into that issue of “I could…