The Jean Jacket

The Jean Jacket

I don't think I've ever realized how weird the time between Christmas and New Years is. I think because both holidays fell on a Monday, it was short work weeks and a long weekends. It's well after the new year already, but sheesh! I'm still so out of sorts with what day it is. Christmas [...]

Nine Months

Nine Months

Ahhh, back on the blog and it feels so good! I know last post I said I'd be better at this, but I lied. Sorry 'bout that. Life has been a little hectic lately and work has really consumed all my time. I'm finding early mornings before Elizabeth is up is now the best time [...]

The Cast Journal – Weeks 3-6

The Cast Journal – Weeks 3-6

Hello again! It's been a long three weeks since I've posted anything on the blog...and social media too. Those three weeks have seen: one work trip to Texas, a trip to urgent care, two leg casts, countless long days/nights of work and one family death. It's been a doozy. Let's start from the last time [...]

My 15 Favorite Hearth & Hand Scores

My 15 Favorite Hearth & Hand Scores

I'm sure many of you are aware, but Chip and Joanna Gaines just released their new line for Target, Hearth & Hand, this past weekend. And, oh mah gawd. It's good, guys.Ruben and I became obsessed with Fixer Upper a few months ago. I had seen an episode here and there over the past few [...]

The Cast Journal – Week 2

The Cast Journal – Week 2

Another week down, friends! This week has been so much easier than the last *praise hands emoji* Elizabeth is navigating around more organically and freely. This has mostly been due to her being relatively pain free. Over the last week she has starting picking up her left leg and waving it around, so that shows [...]

Friday Favorites Vol. 7

Friday Favorites Vol. 7

We made it to the weekend, folks! I just changed the quote on my letter board and it says "Better days are coming...they are called Saturday and Sunday." It's so appropriate. It was a rocky week for me. I had a lot of all-consuming projects for work on top of being under the weather. It [...]

The Cast Journal – Week 1

The Cast Journal – Week 1

We made it one week! *runs around the room with arms in the air and the Rocky theme playing in the background* What a week it has been... If you don't follow me on social media, you probably aren't aware...so, let me catch you up on the haps of this last week! On the 20th [...]