• Mya’s Surgery Update

    I’m excited to be back after a busy 8 week stretch of the One Room Challenge! The laundry room occupied so much time, so much thought, so much energy that it consumed every moment spent away from my family. Early…

  • Pecan Crusted Chicken Strips

    This is obviously a recipe today, but I’m going to categorize this one under Motherhood, as well, because these are some major kid favorites around our house. With my boys, they’ve recently decided that they no longer like the chicken…

  • Mya’s Eye Update

    It’s been 5 months since Mya had her eye surgery to fix her infantile esotropia, or better known as crossed eyes. 5 months since she went from having near completely turned in eyes to looking you straight on with those…

  • Baby Girl’s Reading Nook

    For a few months now, we’ve had a little 4′ flocked Christmas tree in the corner of Mya’s room that brought the most magical ambiance to the space. There’s really nothing quite like Christmas lights to make a soft warm…

  • Mya’s ONE!!

    I don’t think I could be in more disbelief over a sentence. I never knew a year could go by so quickly. Especially a year like 2020 that was full of heartache, tumultuous times, and just overall strangeness. She has…

  • Mya’s Surgery and 11 Month Update

    Six days and counting since our baby girl went in for eye surgery and I’ve been excited to share all the great changes we’ve seen already in sweet Mya. Although we won’t have true results of the surgery for several…

  • Fall Family Picture Outfits

    It’s that magically stressful time of the year for a lot of us…fall family pictures. We love the result, right? But the prepwork is just that…so.much.work. We had our family photo session on Friday*takes a gulp of wine* and I…

  • Mya’s 10 Month Update

    Baby girl turned 10 months this weekend! Can you believe that!? Today’s all about the sweet 10 month old things she’s mastering, how she finally said one very special word (🤍🤍🤍), and all about her final pre-op appointment that we…

  • Jackson Cruz is FIVE!

    My oldest is five today! FIVE! Five years with his contagious laugh, his irresistible dimples, his wonder, and his heart. Five years loving a boy more than I ever thought I could love another. Five wonderful years with Jackson Cruz.…

  • Mya’s 9 Month Update

    I wrote quite the update on Mya’s health this past Wednesday, so let’s stick to more of the basics today to celebrate sweet Mya turning 9 months old today! Today is about all the great baby things that Mya’s been…

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