Life

Emme’s First Fiesta

What do you do when you move into a new house and have three birthdays to celebrate? You throw a fiesta! We hosted a party on Saturday to celebrate Emme’s, Adam’s, and my birthdays (but mostly Emme’s!) and our new home in Pensacola. We loved having most of our families and close friends in town […]

Books

March Reads

With everything that happened in March, I am surprised that I managed to read any books. Full disclosure – I didn’t actually read this book. I listened to the audiobook. I’m not usually a fan of audiobooks; I find it hard to focus and comprehend what I’m hearing. But I’ve learned that nonfiction books are […]

Life

5 Different Jobs I’ve Had

For the last year I’ve been fortunate to be able to stay home with Emme. Being a stay-at-home-mom comes with it’s own set of challenges but I’ll save that for another post. In my pre-mom life, I held positions at various companies, some of which were better than others but each brought their own learning […]

Motherhood

A Year of Motherhood

I spent most of my 20s believing I didn’t want to be a mother. I had zero motherly instincts and never experienced anything resembling baby fever. Then I met Adam and then we got married. And somewhere in the midst of that, I started realizing motherhood was something I wanted to experience. People often ask […]

Books

February Reads

Yes, I realize it’s almost April but I didn’t want to skip over the books I read in February. I’ll have another post next week for the books I read in March. (Warning: the list is short.) I’ve really enjoyed taking advantage of my library and have (finally) figured out how to access the digital […]