Tag Archives: Trader Joe’s

Friday faves

It is always fun to refresh my computer background from time to time and some of my favorites always come from The Everygirl. I was recently went to Trader Joe’s for the first time post-coronavirus and I picked up this … Continue reading

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Friday faves

[my babies] Can’t stop, won’t stop. Buying Christmas items ahead of the season that is. I snagged this darling pillow at Wal-Mart last weekend and can’t wait to use it in our guest bedroom. Or, how cute would it be … Continue reading

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Friday faves

[oh, our house is ready for the season] Last weekend I spent my Sunday baking up a storm. One of the recipes that I stumbled upon was this ultimate zucchini bread recipe from Smitten Kitchen. It turned out so great … Continue reading

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Friday faves

[potty training has begun] Such a random mix of faves today 🙂 Hope you all have a great weekend – it’s gonna be a hot one here in central Iowa so I think a trip to the pool is in … Continue reading

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Favorite things 2019

After last year’s first ever Favorite Things get together with my gal pals, I knew this would become an annual event. I think the timing of it around Valentine’s Day is perfect, because we all could use a little self-care … Continue reading

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Cabin fever

It’s funny, because when you live in the midwest in a log home – you legitimately have cabin fever around this time of year. With no warm weather locale trip to look forward to, things are seeming pretty bleak over … Continue reading

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A shout out to mamas

This Sunday will be my first Mother’s Day and I now understand the true importance of it. Becoming a mom is by far the greatest (and hardest) thing I’ve ever done. Not a day goes by (more like minutes) that I … Continue reading

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A gift of paper update: Ok, I think I’ve outdone myself and gotten Marcus a pretty good first anniversary gift. Only catch is – it’s a surprise, so I’ll have to keep it under wraps until next week. Don’t fret – … Continue reading

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