• Sending Holiday Cheer With Basic Invite

      I can’t believe that Christmas will be here in just a couple of weeks! I don’t know where the time goes, but every year it feels like the holidays come quicker, and it’s always a mad dash to check items off of our holiday…

  • Cranberry Orange Bars

    Cranberry Orange Bars

    If there was ever a fruit that just paired perfectly with the holidays, it would be cranberry! You can cook, bake and even decorate with them! This week in the kitchen, we made Cranberry Orange Bars! The recipe is simple, easy to make and is…

  • Garden Zucchini Muffins

    This years harvest brought us an excessive amount of tomatoes, varieties of peppers, carrots, lettuce and some massive zucchinis!  I love having fresh produce that we can pick anytime that we need it, and more so knowing that it was grown organically! It’s a great…

  • A Perfect Day for Apple Picking

    I love summer weather, but fall is my favorite season! Come September, our schedule is packed with every fall fest and activity imaginable! First on the list this year – apple picking! The sun was shining, early morning temps were cool with a nice breeze.…

  • A Million Kisses With Moroccan Magic

    Do you remember those sweet, toothless infant kisses? I often reminisce about the days that my daughter was a teeny, tiny, chin chomper! I couldn’t get enough! Next came the kisses that had a little bit of drool with them from teething. I didn’t care…

  • Camping With Toddlers

    We knocked another “first” off my daughter’s list! Camping! Getting away from it all, exploring, sleeping under the stars is my idea of the best time. But I also wanted to make sure that my daughter had the best time too, so I made this checklist…

  • Camping Essentials Checklist

    The Ultimate Camping Essentials Checklist

    Some of my best memories growing up involved camping across the U.S.! The stories and experiences are unforgetable and it gave me such an appreciation for nature! Now I am so excited to be continuing those traditions and creating new memories with my own family!  …

  • Maine | Acadia National Park

    I had been trying to get my family on this trip to Maine for years now, but you know how life happens and things get pushed aside. Well, we finally made it! Getting there was the longest and most chaotic trip for us! All of…