DIY orange butterfly costume

Last week I shared Hunter’s DIY green T-Rex costume, and this week it is all about Zoe’s DIY orange butterfly costume!  I am completely in love with how adorable this turned out.  The flowers, the wings, the little flutter cap sleeves…. it’s just perfection. I love the process of letting the kids pick out what…

DIY t-rex costume

Hello and happy November!  Last night we took the kids trick of treating with some friends and had a blast.  I hope you did too! Today I’m here to share Hunter’s costume with you – a DIY T-Rex costume! In the past, Halloween really wasn’t a day I was super into.  However, after having kids…

1 month count down to baby #3

I cannot believe I am due exactly a month from today!  Thanksgiving and Christmas came and went in a flash, which also made those couple months of pregnancy fly by even faster than I had expected.  I had mentally made a date of Feb 1st as the ‘start to get things ready for baby to…

five simple habits that bring me more happiness

During the last half of 2015 I fell in love with podcasts.  I’m sure many others share my love for them.  They make mundane tasks like washing dishes, folding laundry or a solo drive back home so much more enjoyable.  I phase through different podcasts, but currently my two favorite are the Balanced Bites Podcast…

DIY pompom display 

One of the many perks of moving is the chance to make over rooms.  At our last place we pretty much had the house how we wanted it with no major projects or renovations to work on.  But now, now we get the chance to spruce rooms and spaces up.  Hooray!  Hunter’s room is super…

garden tour + life lately

Hello! I wanted to pop in for a quick minute and share where our garden is at, and also a bit of what we’ve been up to lately.  Life has been full of fun and so much beautiful sun.  I just love every minute we can get outside.  The kids and I have gone strawberry…

pin it party – DIY it

Today my bud Lindsay is hosting a pin it party over at the lean green bean. I adore Pinterest (follow me here!) so I’ve just got to join! Here are 5 of my posts that if you missed you’ll want to check out.  All 5 are a little crafty or DIY-ish.  The first is especially…