Succulents, Pallet Troughs, and Tension

My husband is self employed. He and some of his college buddies decided to be all entrepreneur-like and buck the idea of a steady paycheck, benefits, and life in a cubicle to stay on the central … [Read more...]

Owen’s First Birthday Party

All of my pregnancies had the same basic due date. Which means that I now have four kids with birthdays within days of each other. Trying to squeeze in parties gets tricky, complicated by the … [Read more...]

Nautical Inspired Baby Boy Shower

My sweet friend Lindsey is pregnant with her first baby and they're having a BOY! It's been a long pregnancy, with the last couple of months being quite complicated and resulting in some pretty … [Read more...]

Blinged Out Purple Birthday Party

My sister Diana and I joined forces last month and threw our mom a surprise 50th birthday party. My mom is always the one throwing parties for everyone else...and she had never had a party for … [Read more...]

Sweet & Simple Baby Shower

My dear friend Becky (who has a really fun wedding blog) is having a baby girl in a few weeks, so last night Joy and I co-hosted a shower for her. Yes, on a Wednesday. Summer is a busy time for … [Read more...]

Cake in a Mason Jar

    Let me begin by simply saying I did not invent this. I got the idea from here. Which I found through Pinterest. Which is addicting and fabulous all rolled into one. I … [Read more...]

Birthday Fun

Henry's 4th (!!!) birthday is on the 23rd of June. But with all the stuff we have going on, we threw his party last Saturday. This was hands down the most simple, laid back birthday party I have … [Read more...]

Woodland Theme {twin!} Baby Shower

You know what I loooooove???? Like, lovey love love love? Throwing parties. So when my friend Jen announced she was pregnant with boy/girl twins (eek!) I immediately emailed Tracy and started … [Read more...]