Out Here Grindin’

Out Here Grindin’

15 days to slow the spread. Remember that? Fast forward 150-something days later and we're all still inside wondering what day it is while we hide from one of "history's deadliest pandemics" with a 99% recovery rate. Kirklands is selling Warm Vanilla Spice scented candles and the grocery stores have restocked the pumpkin pie creamer. [...]

Will Smile for Snacks

Will Smile for Snacks

Oh my word! Adele Cabanillas has done it again with her magical, bright and creative photography - capturing my tiny family in our little brick house in the most delightful way. My heart can hardly stand it. Funny (but mostly humbling and horribly embarrassing) story... while I was feverishly cleaning our home like a madwoman to [...]

We Bought a House

We interrupt this wedding reminisce-fest for an important announcement that trumps save-the-dates, butter-cream frosting and a delightful garden utopia... We are officially homeowners. With keys, a garage door opener and a mortgage (blegth). Grown-up milestone #3457: We went to Lowes to pick up paint, hardwood floor cleaner and mums - and I didn't hate it. Background: My [...]

If You Give a Man Whiskey and Sprite

If You Give a Man Whiskey and Sprite

He'll actually enjoy an engagement photo shoot. Serious. But let's back waaaaaaaay up. Every evening when we get home from the gym, Tye likes to unwind and spend some quality time with...the TV. Tonight was no different. He announced our options for viewing pleasure were: "Baseball, football - or NCIS...you choose." Thoughtful - but, I'll pass. I let him know [...]

Spice Up Your Life

If the Spice Girls would have been apart of 21st century pop culture - there would have definitely been a Pumpkin Spice. Because let's face it, everything pumpkin flavored basically rocks. The minute labor day strikes, it's instant fall. And while we're summoning our white denim to hibernation, Starbucks is rolling out the beloved PSL - [...]