A Surprising Recommendation for the Best Face Soap


My friend has been a pharmaceutical sales rep for dermatology products since we graduated from college together. Her dermatologists always recommend something simple to use for face wash – Dove Soap – rather than expensive cleansers. Interesting, right? She just became a sales consultant for Beauty Counter and introduced me to their line of products […]

Frozen Online Only Promo this Weekend


Attention Frozen fans and super-organized early Christmas shopping moms: the DisneyStore has had Frozen favorites on backorder for months, and this weekend only are offering Frozen products on their website EARLY, for this weekend only, before they hit the stores! Shop the Frozen Shop at Disney Store! Clicking on these links to purchase any item […]

Pregnancy Diaries | It’s a ….


  GIRL! Holy moly. I am beyond excited to buy PINK and watch Frozen over and over and buy Lilly dresses and for pigtails with ribbons, but… I had the CUTEST boy clothes all organized and ready to be worn by another boy. Also, I kept having the thoughts while playing with Thomas “I am […]

Pregnancy Diaries | First Trimester

The great thirst

The first trimester is such a quandry – you feel like sludge yet you can’t tell anyone why you’re turning from shades of green to ghost-white. When I was pregnant with Thomas, I was a little tired and occasionally felt a little queasy … this time, it’s been much much different. My energy level is […]

Pregnancy Diaries | Surprise!


I’ve been a little lax in keeping up this blog lately because I have been going to sleep by 8:00pm… my entire first trimester! Yes, that’s correct, just like Kate Middleton, I’m pregnant with our second child! So, this will be the start of my pregnancy diaries. I plan to keep it up weekly, but […]

An Update in Photos: Greenbrier and Popsicles by the Pool.


I really don’t have many words lately which is why I’ve just been blank on this blog… Will started a new job, I’ve been going to bed early, we went to WV, and Thomas learned to swim and touch the bottom of the pool. Those aren’t excuses for my neglect… just a quick summary! Now, […]

Gardening with Great Grandmother


We’re in WV this week visiting family and off to the Greenbrier for a few days (yay!) It’s been an annual trip – Will, my dad and our friend Reid ride in a MS bike ride from the Greenbrier to Snowshoe. I fully support this race since I get to spend a few days at […]