April 14, 2018

Quick & Easy Snack Ideas For 1 Year Olds!

Motherhood

This post is sponsored by Cascadian Farm and Annie’s. All opinions are my own. Now that Annabelle is 14 months, keeping her occupied and well fed is always on my mind! If you are a mother then you’ll know, maintaining a happy, fuss-free baby is key to your sanity so ensuring that their needs are […]

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March 6, 2018

Our Home Decor Inspo

Lifestyle

Hi friends! Sorry today’s post went up a bit late. My web hosting server was down so we were trying to sort that out this morning, but it’s back up and running now! Decorating is one of my biggest passions and although it’s be suppressed by inexpensive Ikea furniture choices and hand be downs throughout […]

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March 1, 2018

BEHIND THE GRAM NO. 2

Personal

I received such positive feedback on my last “behind the gram” post, that I thought I’d do another! Today Doug, Annabelle, and I are actually flying to Virginia (our first time) for Doug’s brothers wedding. So exciting! We’re heading to Alexandria then road tripping to Charlottesville. Apparently it’s at the most beautiful winery and we […]

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February 21, 2018

HOW STOPPING MIND NUMBING SOCIAL MEDIA + NETFLIX CHANGED MY LIFE

Personal

Hi fellow book lovers! If you watched this vlog, then you’ll already know that I started a podcast/book club! Each month I’ll announce a book or podcast and at the end of the month I’ll discuss it in either a Youtube live, on my blog, or in a Vlog:) I’m SO excited. Truly, books and […]

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February 19, 2018

Japanese Inspired Gyudon Recipe

Recipes

Hi friends! I’m always getting asked what are some of our favorite Japanese recipes and although we aren’t chefs by any means, we loveeee gyudon! I first had it in Japan, but Doug used to eat it weekly growing up and since trying it, we crave it all the time! It’s basically a rice bowl […]

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February 15, 2018

Valentine’s Day Snaps + 5 Things I Love About Annabelle

Personal

Valentine’s Day has to be one of my favorite holidays. My birthday is two days before it (Feb 12), but I’m honestly not big on birthdays at all! I think I just don’t like the attention they bring and I’m SO awkward at opening gifts. People expect a big reaction and I just can’t fake […]

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February 1, 2018

MY BUSINESS GOALS FOR 2018

Personal

**My jumpsuit “If you have an idea of what you want to do in your future, you must go at it with almost monastic obsession, be it music, the ballet or just a basic degree. You have to go at it single-mindedly and let nothing get in your way.” – Henry Rollins I was hesitant […]

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January 30, 2018

EXPLORING SULLIVAN’S ISLAND

Personal

After a rough week of the three of us being sick, we knew we needed to get out of the house and do some exploring! We had visited Sullivan’s Island back in June and fell in love. This beach is so different to those in California. It’s much more calming and better for walking as […]

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January 23, 2018

ADJUSTING TO MOVING ACROSS COUNTRY

Outfits

Hi Friends! As I’m sitting here typing this post, Annabelle’s asleep next to me sick:( Last night we went to urgent care and stayed for 4 hours (why do those places take forever!?). She had a fever of 105 and we were freaking out just a tad. It has finally gone down since, but we’ve […]

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January 11, 2018

Youtube vs. Blogging + Can You Make A Real Income?

Outfits

Hi Friends!! Ever since I posted on Instastories answering a commonly asked question about my advice on whether or not to focus on Youtube or blogging, I’ve received a ton of emails asking similar things so I thought I would put it in a blog post for those who are interested. I’m going to be 100% […]

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