Eating Healthier One Step at a Time

Like pretty much every other American, one of my New Years’ Resolutions was to start eating healthier. However, I knew from past experiences that I was not going to be able to sustain my resolution if I tried to cut out everything all at once. I came up with a plan at the beginning of…

My Ten Favorite Opalhouse Items

Have you heard? Target released a new home decor line yesterday! It’s called Opalhouse, and it is absolutely amazing. It reminds me quite a bit of Anthropologie Home. When I registered for our wedding, I registered at Anthropologie because I adore their home collection so much! However, we’ve been really disappointed by the quality compared…

10 Ways to Kick the Rainy Day Blues

We are having a rough early spring here in Louisville. We’ve had constant overcast skies and rain since last week, and you guys…there is no end in sight. There is only one day of sunshine predicted in the next two weeks!! Last week, I got hit hard by the Rainy Day Blues. It was pretty…

Organized Chaos: Your Closet

Nothing says “spring cleaning” like accomplishing the organization of your closet. In my case, we just moved into a new house, so I’m taking my time, trying to start off on the right foot. By the way, do you think starting to spring clean and wearing spring clothes will trick the weather into getting warmer?…

Organized Chaos: Sunday Planning

Starting today, I’m going to be devoting Tuesdays for the next few weeks to discussing tried and true organization strategies. It’s my hope that these strategies will help you and your family to become more productive, and will create an overall more peaceful environment. Also, I’m talking about these strategies because, when it comes to…

Staying Productive as a Mom

When your baby is first born, you can’t imagine how you could ever be productive again because of how exhausted you are. Then, your baby gets a little older, starts sleeping more, and you feel like you might get back to yourself again. Then, your baby becomes mobile. From that point on, your productivity goes…

A Young Mom’s Guide to Working Out

People talk about pregnancy being such a beautiful thing, and it is. However, I think any woman who was carried a baby in the third trimester knows that there is a point where it definitely does not feel beautiful anymore. I remember being on bed rest and wanting nothing more than to get some exercise…

Finding Grace in Intentionality

I made a last-minute decision to combine my Tuesday and Wednesday posts this week because of their similarities – so, this is a Tuesday Tip & Finding Grace combo! My “word of the year” for 2018 is intentionality. I feel like I’ve been in survival mode for a solid four years now. There have just…

Creating a Morning Routine That Works

For the past…entirety of my life, I’ve been the kind of person who sleeps until the absolute last minute, hitting snooze at least five times. I roll out of bed stressed, and then find myself barely able to stumble out the door on time. As I rush off to work, the traffic is worse than…