Clementine poppy seed breakfast cake recipe


This picture is far from Pinterest-worthy, but I just had to share this recipe with you, and I promise you this is a recipe you want to try! I’ve loved poppy seed muffins since my best friend’s mom used to make them for us in high school, and I’m so glad to have passed that obsession […]

How self-care makes me {and you} a better mom

Why self-care makes me {and you} a better mom

Self-care is something I’ve been blogging about more often in recent months, not because I’ve arrived in this area but because it’s something I’m learning about and experiencing myself. I’ve been writing about self-care to remind readers—and myself—of its importance and the benefits and so on—and yet it’s only been in the last few weeks that I’ve seen […]

Important Steps to Home Ownership


This post is written and sponsored by U.S. Bank. So, you’re ready to make the big leap into home ownership? Good for you. Home ownership can be a great experience and holds a number of tangible and intangible benefits. But first, you need to actually buy that property, which, especially if this is your first […]

Weekend reading: March 14, 2015


From Instagram: The cows in our neighborhood don’t really care about small details like fences. In addition to our exciting news last weekend, this week has also include a Chuck E. Cheese birthday party, a visit with my sister, a dinner date with one friend, a play date with another, a day of skiing with Daddy for our birthday […]