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Six Ways to Celebrate Lavishly Without Breaking the Bank

While simple living is an admirable goal, sometimes we also need the reminder that we live in an amazing world and this is a cause for unbridled joy. Celebrations don’t have to come with a heavy price tag or over-the-top expectations. Here’s how to celebrate lavishly ¬– without breaking the read more


Loving My Actual Holidays

The holidays are approaching, and all of the hoopla can give the impression we must go big or go home. Loving our actual holidays means our plans must meet up with the real life of teething babies, kids on sugar highs and extended family dynamics. read more


You Can Do Awesome Things with a Baby in Your Lap!

You in the ponytail and yoga pants: you are amazing. You who ate a bag of fruit snacks for breakfast because you were late for a work meeting: you are incredible. Sometimes it’s hard to remember in the sleepless nights and chaotic days, but don’t forget it — you are a force to be reckoned with read more


Setting a Thanksgiving Legacy Table

Every table we set is a scrapbook of sorts displaying our life and legacy to its guests. And as we gather around it to share tales of the past, struggles of the present and hopes for the future, we can be surrounded by reminders that life is sweet and so worth loving. read more


From Football Widow to Football Fan: Learning to Love Something You Hate

Ah, fall! The crunch of leaves underfoot. The feel of cool, crisp air. Pumpkin spice lattes. The roaring crowd as the football season kicks off. Er. Not so much. But for my husband, football is the whole point of fall. What’s a wife to do? read more