Smells like Fall

If you know me at all, then you know how much I love fall. This season is inspiring me so much! I decided to try out a fall baking recipe from Pinterest,  so I picked these Pumpkin Gingersnap Cookies from I took Isabelle out shopping earlier in the week while Olivia was at school, and … Continue reading Smells like Fall


Self Care During Early Mommyhood

It's pretty hard to write blog posts nowadays because I rarely have a quiet moment with both of my hands free. Our baby girl Isabelle is 8 months now, and I mostly hold her while she's sleeping. She'll sleep without me holding her (for about 15 minutes or so), but when I'm holding her, she'll sleep … Continue reading Self Care During Early Mommyhood

On Letting Go & Embracing the Unexpected

I need to write. There is so much swirling about in my head, but each time I sit down to write, I have only one thought: "I'm so tired." To which I usually agree with, and think, "Yep....I am tired, maybe I'll write another time." Well, those other times aren't coming and I'm still tired, … Continue reading On Letting Go & Embracing the Unexpected


On Motherhood & Creativity

I became a mom at 19 years old. Though I had a lot of help when my son was young, and got to have more freedom than some, there were a lot of things I never experienced. I didn't spend my twenties freely exploring who I was, and I didn't get a chance to travel. … Continue reading On Motherhood & Creativity