Beach babe tips

Beach with a baby. That’s where we’ve been for a week. And while the thought of the beach sounded to nice and relaxing to me, honestly, with a baby that’s kinda the last thing that it was. We had so much fun but guys, WOAH, this was in no way my pre-mama, tanning beach trip.…

Unicorn birthday party! 

Guys, my baby just turned one. And I have officially thrown my first birthday party! Omg it was stressful, but it turned out exactly how I hoped that it would. I am so appreciative of all the love Penelope received over the weekend to celebrate her year of life!!  Penelope’s nursery is unicorn themed, so…

Penelope snacks! 

My baby loves to eat. And she eats good! As in, good-for-you foods! My husband and I have always tried to eat as clean as our schedule allows and we incorporate a lot of whole foods with very little meat. Once I had Penelope, I knew that I wanted to expose her to all the…

Kitchen renovation 

We just (finally) finished our kitchen renovation. We have a pretty small kitchen and I assumed it would take like, half of the time that it has. I’m quickly learning that home projects are much more involved than they seem before you start them. Our house is from the 1960s but the kitchen definitely was…

One Year of Marriage

It’s my husband and I’s one year wedding anniversary tomorrow and I am feeling so nostalgic. I’ve been looking at my wedding pictures all week remembering what a magical day it was. We got married in my parents beautiful backyard and our florist absolutely transformed it into a magical, forest wonderland. I have always dreamed…

CACTUS

Half of the time my family and I are located on our ranch in a small town in West Texas. Our ranch has 1000 acres of (mostly) untouched Texas earth. And cactus. Lots of cactus. When I find one I love, I usually end up transplanting it back to my house in McKinney. This is…