Davy’s Birth Story — A Home Birth + VBAC

He's here! Our little--or not so little!--David McKinley was born on May 1st, and we are thrilled to pieces about having him join our little family. I wasn't sure how soon I was going to sit down and write out my birth story, but I've had so many people already telling me that they're eager … Continue reading Davy’s Birth Story — A Home Birth + VBAC


Five Favorites – April 2019

Good morning! Here we are at the end of April and I know I completely missed posting a Five Favorites for March! Oh, well. Life's been busy, getting ready for a baby and all, you know... But here you go! Five of my favorite things from this month that you should check out if you're … Continue reading Five Favorites – April 2019

Five Favorites – February 2019

I didn't get this started last month like I'd planned, but I've decided to try and start doing a "five favorites" post at the end of each month and link five things that I've been loving that month-- a drink, food, clothing item, beauty product, recipe-- whatever. So, here's February's (and the first of many!) … Continue reading Five Favorites – February 2019

Decluttering 101: Pantry + Refrigerator

Hello, friends! It's been a good while since I've posted anything, specifically in this Decluttering 101 series, and I apologize. I've got this and a few others planned and hopefully will get the set finished within the next month, so if you're still up for the decluttering challenges, stay tuned for more! Last time I … Continue reading Decluttering 101: Pantry + Refrigerator

Second Trimester Update + Name Reveal

It's already time for another trimester update?! Wow, this trimester practically flew right by! It was a full and busy time, but I do feel like this pregnancy is going a whole lot faster than my first. Even though the last month will probably feel like forever and a day. 20 Weeks This pregnancy has … Continue reading Second Trimester Update + Name Reveal

Top Ten Posts of 2018 + Life Update

Hey, y'all! So, I usually do a "top 10 posts" post at the beginning of January, but here it is the first of February! Better late than never, I guess. But first, a quick-as-I-can little life update! I've been posting a lot this months but haven't given many personal deets so here we go. Last … Continue reading Top Ten Posts of 2018 + Life Update

Decluttering 101: In the Kitchen

Good morning! Today we're going to be talking about decluttering in the kitchen-- specifically the small appliances and extra dishes, gadgets, and utensils we've probably got stuffed in our cabinets. (We'll tackle the pantry and refrigerator a bit in another post.) I'm sure you've heard of Marie Kondo and her new Netflix show, Tidying Up, or her … Continue reading Decluttering 101: In the Kitchen