All Things Pregnancy (0-17 weeks)

Hey there! Thanks for being here and sharing in the joy of our pregnancy news. In case you’re new here – this is my second pregnancy, but will be my first child. I had a miscarriage back in April of this year when I was 10 weeks and 4 days pregnant. You can read a […]

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How I Stay Hydrated

While hydration usually comes up in the mid-summer months when drinking water helps us stay cool; hydration is actually a year-round thing and should be a priority even as we head into fall! You’ll see different recommendations depending on where you look, but a general rule I follow is to drink between half an ounce […]

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Peanut Butter Collagen Bites

I first had these back in 2019 when my friend Leah made me a batch for my trek to Michigan (a seventeen hour solo road trip to my new home) and WOW! I remember calling her on the way to let her know how delicious they were and that I would definitely need the recipe. […]

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Healing Through Miscarriage

On April 27, 2022 I was ten weeks and four days pregnant when we lost our baby; my first ever pregnancy. The amount of grief and hollowness I experienced was like non-other. Craig and I were so thrilled to be pregnant (and so were our family and close friends!). We conceived with ease and the […]

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Bachelorette Party Re-Cap

In honor of Women’s History Month – hello all you fierce ladies – I wanted to brag on and honor some of the chosen females in my life. Having female friendships is something I do not take lightly. I know for some, female friendships can be hard or non-existent. I consider myself extremely blessed to […]

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Things I’m Lovin’ : February Edition

Is it just me or did we just fly through February? Without any pomp and circumstance, here are the things I’m lovin’ this month: The Peloton Bike. This comes as no surprise to me whatsoever. I am naturally motivated and a self-starter, so I knew if we invested in this piece of equipment it would […]

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A Tribute to Black History Month

In honor of Black History Month, I sat down with my dear friend, Robert Phillips, to discuss how we can create intentional space in our lives to celebrate and partake in black history. One thing we both agreed on is that celebrating black people and black achievement shouldn’t be confined to one month out of […]

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Valentine Treat: Gluten Free Chocolate Covered Oreos

Gluten-free doesn’t have to mean zero flavor and I think these chocolate covered Valentine’s Day Oreos are proof! What you’ll need: 1 package gluten free Oreos (I prefer the regular “stuff” size when making these) 1 bag gluten free white chocolate chips 1 tsp coconut oil 1 jar gluten free Valentine themed sprinkles (I found […]

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Things I’m Lovin’ : January Edition

Cue The Sound of Music‘s “My Favorite Things,” please! This is a monthly segment I’ve been wanting to write for a while now and I’m finally putting pen to paper (or fingers to keyboard!) In it, I’ll be sharing a few things that I’m loving in hopes to spark your curiosity and generally be a […]

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2021 Reflections

For people like us, every day is a freakin’ gift.  After a month of being away from home – it took a hot minute to feel grounded and ready to process all of what 2021 brought…(and to set intentions for 2022).  2021 was a year of receiving for me. I received a lot of really […]

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