DOCUMENTING PIPER'S FIRST YEAR

DOCUMENTING PIPER'S FIRST YEAR

t’s hard to believe two weeks from today we’ll be celebrating Piper June turning one! It seems like just yesterday we brought her home from the hospital. When I was pregnant I promised myself I’d do my best to document her on a weekly basis and make a photo book. To be honest, the photo book process always overwhelmed me so I never did it. Organizing photos on my phone and computer seemed like such a daunting task so until now, we haven’t printed any photos of Piper.

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DIY MASON JAR IDEAS FOR THE HOLIDAYS: HOUSTON LIFE SEGMENT

DIY MASON JAR IDEAS FOR THE HOLIDAYS: HOUSTON LIFE SEGMENT

This afternoon I had the chance to go on Houston Life today to talk about holiday ideas for National Mason Jar Day! Who knew this day was a thing, but I’m glad it is because the show was SO much fun! You can watch the segment below for three easy ideas to use mason jars this holiday season!

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OUR COLORFUL CHRISTMAS TREE

OUR COLORFUL CHRISTMAS TREE

I’ve wanted a pink Christmas tree from Treetopia for years but Trent always vetoed the idea until Piper came into the world. I think he understands pink isn’t going anywhere now that he’s a girl dad! Piper’s first birthday is in a few weeks and we’re gearing up to have a colorful birthday party in our backyard complete with fake snow and a shed turned into a gingerbread house. I’m so excited! Since the party will be mainly outdoors, I decided to transform our screened porch into a colorful winter wonderland!

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FIVE TIPS FOR A STORE BOUGHT THANKSGIVING

FIVE TIPS FOR A STORE BOUGHT THANKSGIVING

A few weeks ago, I asked y’all what type of content you wanted to see more of and so many gave feedback to give more tips on easy, store bought items styled to seem homemade. One of my go-to places to quickly grab pre-made food items is Trader Joes. Between the cheese section that I could spend an hour in, all the amazing frozen goodies and the pre-made food- it’s a one stop shop to throw together an amazing party.

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