If you need help trying to figure out what to get for Mother’s Day, look no further! I have compiled a list of 25 affordable gift ideas that are a little more unique than your typical flowers, card or framed photo, and will leave your mom feeling like the special woman she is.
It is ok to admit to your stress, but I have found that turning my stress into gratitude and reasons to be thankful makes me feel much happier and content with a stressful period in my life.
Last weekend on Sunday, April 2, Will got down on one knee and asked me to marry him. It still seems surreal. We are SO excited to start this new chapter of our lives, and I’m trying to soak up every little part of this new and fun journey we’re starting together. Before any more… Continue reading Getting Engaged
Happy Monday friends! I feel like I need a weekend after my weekend because it was so busy. But the business was for all good reasons, so I can’t really complain. The D.C. area lucked out with some amazing weather on Saturday, which was perfect timing for me and Will because we had fruit trees… Continue reading Planting Apple Trees
Spring has finally sprung! In good timing, my FabFitFun spring box arrived on Saturday. It includes some great products that I’m super excited to try out, and I figure you may be curious to see what was inside. If you’re unfamiliar with FabFitFun, it’s a subscription box that delivers products to your doorstep each season of… Continue reading Inside FabFitFun’s Spring Box
When Will and I first starting dating, the amount of popcorn I ate was shocking to him. I average of a few bags of popcorn each week. Soon, he told me how terrible microwaveable popcorn can be (because of carcinogens in the bags) and tried to convince me to make popcorn another way. But I didn’t really… Continue reading Making Homemade Popcorn
Happy Monday friends! How was your weekend? Mine was a wonderful escape and break from work and technology. Yesterday, Will and I chopped down trees all day in Northwestern Virginia. Together we cleared a space to plant apple trees in a few weeks. It was my first time driving a tractor and using a chainsaw.… Continue reading Life Lately & the Facade of Connection Online