Anyone else feel like December is always the shortest month of the year? Don't get me wrong - I LOVE the holiday season but there always seems to be so much to do and so little time to do it! + I kicked off the month with a much overdue "Girl's Day" that consisted of… Continue reading December Recap
It's CRAZY to think -- There are only 2 DAYS left in this entire DECADE. Yes, let that sink in – decade. In 2009, 21-year-old me was busy drinking my way through college, most worried about passing calculus and what I was going to wear to the party that weekend. Now, in 2019, I'm a 31-year-old… Continue reading Happy New Year & New Decade!
Much like October, November was filled with lots of love and happiness! Almost my entire Mom's side of the family has birthdays between October and November, and several of our friends as well, so there has been lots to celebrate recently! Not to mention, Thanksgiving is truly the highlight of the month! Ashley's "Desserts with… Continue reading November Recap
Happy Tuesday! I like to think that I’m a pretty thankful person most of the time, but like everyone else, I place a bigger emphasis on thankfulness during this time of year. Today, I’d like to share with you everything I’m most thankful for – big and small! – at this current moment in my… Continue reading Everything I’m Most Thankful For (Big & Small) Right Now
We're fully submerged in FALL and I'm so, so happy about it! Loving the cooler temps, and so happy to be wearing chunky sweaters, leggings (YES!!!) and boots. Hand me a Starbucks refresher & I'll toss on my beloved Ugg boots (that I'll literally never get rid of) and all the "basic" in me comes… Continue reading October Favorites
This month was a busy one for the Petes! We had lots of big things to celebrate, and has honestly probably been my favorite month of 2019. Grab yourself a cup of coffee or tea and settle in while I share what we've been up to the past 31 days! What We Did + This… Continue reading 7 Things We Celebrated in October
Two years ago on November 1, 2017, my very first blog post went live! I've learned quite a lot since then, and continue to learn more about the blogging world all the time. My content has shifted gears a bit, and there's always room for improvement, but I feel pretty dang proud of myself to have made… Continue reading Two-Year Blogiversary
On October 4th, Justin & I hosted a small gender reveal party for our families. For years, we were against ever having a gender reveal party. But this time, the case being we are finally blessed with a healthy pregnancy after a two year struggle, it was time to celebrate! I made this banner from… Continue reading Gender Reveal Party
What We Did We kicked off the month by celebrating our second wedding anniversary on September 8th. Actually, we celebrated more so on the 7th, when we went to a nice dinner at Stone Creek Dining. The Bengals were playing at 4 on Sunday and would be playing through dinner, so we opted for celebrating… Continue reading September Recap + Favorites
After three losses, we have sooooo much anxiety and apprehension to even announce this. But... We're pregnant again! With our triple rainbow baby. Ironically, the day that I am writing this, is National Rainbow Baby Day (August 22). How did we know we were ready to try again? In short, after three devastating miscarriages, I… Continue reading FINALLY.