One of my favorite memories growing up was hunting for a Christmas tree with my brothers. We would spend what seemed like hours on the tree farm fighting over the perfect tree---the taller the better for me while my brothers always preferred the fluffy stout ones. As soon as we would arrive home and set the tree in the stand it was time to decorate. We would reminisce through ornaments as we decorated the tree. I have always looked forward to making these same memories when I had a family of my own.Read More
I have to preface this post by saying it may or may not look exactly like my Christmas list this year. The only thing missing is a full night of sleep, a maid, and something to take care of these massive under the eye bags #sleepdeprivation. Since those 3 seem to be out of the running for this year, I'm rounding up the rest of my favorites gift ideas for the modern mom below.Read More
‘Tis the season when checking the mail becomes the most exciting part of the day! I love Christmas cards. I can remember writing them to my friends way back in middle school and my love of holiday stationary has only grown since then. Now that I have a family of my own, I enjoy it even more.
With college friends in the South, family in the Northeast, and local friends spread around town—holiday cards are my favorite way to send a little holiday cheer their way.Read More
I can't believe Christmas is just under three weeks away. I try to get all my gifts purchased during Cyber Week but I definitely still have a few people left to shop for including my youngest Isla. She fits perfectly in the 0-1 category so I thought I would share the best gifts I could find including some I am eyeing for Isla! You will want to scoop these up quickly because I keep finding the things I love are selling out.Read More
I hope everyone had an amazing Thanksgiving full of lots of fun time with family and friends. Now that the holiday is over I wanted to share another fun gift idea round-up post! I have already shared my favorite gifts for 1-2 years and 3-4 years. This post is all about the best gifts for 2-3 year olds.Read More