We are IN IT.

It's been a while! I actually have about 4 unpublished blog posts that I just never fully finished. Then I had a second baby and walked through 3 months of straight hell with that so ya..nothing was going up for a while. Remember my first post about my postpartum depression after Liam? Well times that … Continue reading We are IN IT.

Keeping it minimal through the Holidays

**In my home, we celebrate Christmas so the holiday I will refer to in this post is Christmas. If you celebrate a different holiday, just replace Christmas with whatever you celebrate People go HAM around the holidays! (Lol, get it?) I used to be that person. Until last year, I wanted to give and recieve … Continue reading Keeping it minimal through the Holidays

Making room for joy in the midst of motherhood: Why my kid isn’t getting a birthday party.

Meet Liam Daniel. People are floored when we tell them that we are not doing a first birthday party for him. They think we're A-hole parents who don't want to celebrate their kid. Wrong. We celebrate him every single day. We spend more time engaging with him than many parents do- The truth is that … Continue reading Making room for joy in the midst of motherhood: Why my kid isn’t getting a birthday party.

So you wanna be cool like me, but don’t know where to start- getting started with minimalism

I am naturally a messy person. I am CLEAN (toilets are cleaned numerous times a week, my hands are washed a million times a day, bedding washed regularly, baseboards are wiped down frequently), but messy. Funny story: When my little sister, Kristy, and I were little, we shared a room. It was basically always a … Continue reading So you wanna be cool like me, but don’t know where to start- getting started with minimalism