Pantry Upgrade

Pantry Upgrade

Surprise? If you haven't been keeping up with me on Instagram, a lot has happened in the past year! We sold our first home and moved into a larger two story house, not too far from our old one in Sacramento. There's been a lot of elbow grease thrown around to make this home our own, but it's coming along nicely. If you know me, you know I had to put my personal touch on the kitchen first. I'll share more progress photos in a future post, but for now let's celebrate the pantry being completed!

Family Friendly Travel: Reno/Tahoe

Family Friendly Travel: Reno/Tahoe

Every year our family makes two trips to the Reno/Tahoe area; once in the winter and once in the summer. With each vacation, we discover something new to do and love that these short treks have brought us some great memories. Our last trip a few days after Fourth of July weekend was so amazing [...]

Broadway on a Budget

Broadway on a Budget

  I was the "practice child" growing up. Meaning, as the oldest niece on my mother's side that lived around the majority of childless aunts and uncles, they "practiced" their parenting on me. This may sound a little sketchy, but it came with a lot of perks! I was given way too much sugar, stayed [...]

Kitchen Cabinet Makeover Pt 3

Kitchen Cabinet Makeover Pt 3

  This may be my favorite series of the blog thus far! Something about throwing a bunch of unused stuff away in order to create a pretty space just gives me all the feels. This time around I tackled a cabinet that has served as our medicine/vitamin/supplement storage. My goal for this space was simple; [...]

This Mom’s Guide to Girdles

This Mom’s Guide to Girdles

  Listen up world - I've had four kids, I am no longer a size 3, and girdles are my best friend. If you follow me on Instagram, you know that I try my best to work out and eat healthy, and if you've read my blog post on my weight loss journey, you know [...]