Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is sneaking up on us! It’s just over a week away so I thought I would get some ideas out there for those struggling for a gift. Whether its for your mother, your step-mom, MIL, grandma, great-grandma, we celebrate ALL the moms out there next week! Momming is the hardest job I have ever had, and I always knew it was going to be hard, but I have a new level of respect and appreciation for my own mom now that I’ve become a mom myself. Here I am, 31 years old and I STILL call my mom… Read the rest

Blair’s Winter ‘One’derland Party

Hi everyone! I seriously cannot even believe that my baby is one!! It has been a roller-coaster of a year and I am just emotional over where the time went! I wanted to share with you my party theme for Blair this year, which let’s be honest, the first birthday is totally more for the parents than it is the kiddo 🙂 We went with a Winter ‘One’derland theme for Blair. This post is going to be photos to show you all the fun stuff so look for the links in the captions! We got Blair this cute little snowflake… Read the rest

Fat Tuesday= Red Beans and Rice

Hi everyone, Happy Monday :/ With tomorrow being Fat Tuesday, I wanted to provide my followers with a delicious, simple, and festive recipe. I made a delicious and easy red beans and rice recipe that if you don’t have a meal planned for tomorrow would be perfect for the holiday! Yields: 4-6 servings Ingredients: 2 cups chicken broth1 package andouille chicken sausage (or whatever andouille sausage you prefer), sliced 1/4″-1/2″ thick2 onions, chopped1 stalk celery, chopped8 cloves garlic, minced2 cans red beans, drained and rinsed4-6 Tbsp olive oil1 large bell pepper1 tsp fresh-cracked pepper2-3 tsp salt1/8 tsp cayenne pepper (I… Read the rest

Galentine’s Idea: ‘Favorite Things’ Party

Happy Friday!!  I can’t believe we have almost made it to the weekend 🙂 Last week I posted on my Instagram of the ‘Favorite Things’ party I went to. I had some people ask about it, and if you are needing a last-minute idea for a ‘Galentine’s Day’ party, I would highly recommend it! Here’s how it works- Each person attending the party brings 3 of the same item (their favorite thing). My group sets a budget to stick to to make sure it’s fair, and often times you may want to make a category (beauty, kitchen, etc.) if you… Read the rest

28 In a Nutshell

“Let us never know what old age is. Let us know the happiness time brings, not count the years.” Hello everyone, I can’t believe we have almost made it to Friday- yahoo! Yesterday was my 29th birthday, and I felt like I needed to do a little reflection on the past year of my life. I truly am still in shock that this is my last year of my 20’s, AH!  28 was one of my most memorable years yet. The biggest highlight being that this was the year I became a mom for the first time to little miss… Read the rest