Back in 2012 after I got engaged and started the process of planning my wedding my mom "gave" me the most thoughtful gift. She explained that around the time I was in middle school she started putting money aside each month so that one day, whenever the time came, she could buy me my wedding … Continue reading The Wedding Dress Fund
Is there any summer dessert more iconic than a s’more? It’s delicious, gooey, and loved by almost everyone. Lucky for you, August 10th just happens to be National S’mores Day so your excuse to indulge is here! Check out my post for the Raleigh Mom's Blog, There's S'More Fun to be Had, where I talk … Continue reading There’s S’more Fun to be Had!
20 weeks. We are halfway to meeting our little girl! The halfway point usually starts to bring a little more excitement to the pregnancy journey. Whether that is putting the nursery together, stocking up on more baby items such as clothes, swaddles, diapers, and bottles, or finally finding out the gender and picking out a … Continue reading All the Emotions
Technology. It is an industry that has grown immensely in the past ten to fifteen years. I am sure you can remember the days when cell phones were used for solely for calling people and internet was the dial-up kind that could only be used if you didn’t have to make a telephone call. It … Continue reading Kids These Days
I found out I was pregnant on a Monday morning in March after returning from a weekend in D.C. The only symptoms I had was one short-lived case of mild nausea right after I had eaten the Friday before, so I figured I just ate too much, and my hair had been super greasy. As … Continue reading First Trimester, Round Two: A Whole New Ball Game