Tips + Tricks · Uncategorized

My 5 Minute Face

Gone are my days where I could spend forever sitting in front of my vanity, carefully applying layers of makeup and working on my hair. Some links in this post contain affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Being a fair-skinned redhead, I…… Continue reading My 5 Minute Face

Honest Parenting · Tips + Tricks

Must Haves for Newborns

Chris and I were the first ones out of our families (extended family included!) to have a kid. Now there are four kiddos and two more on the way! We had to navigate the new world of parenting on our own, and we’ve had our fair share of hits and misses. I’ve put together a…… Continue reading Must Haves for Newborns

Ramblings

Why Blogs are More Tempting than a Cinnabon

Well maybe not more tempting than a Cinnabon. I had the best cinnamon roll of my life just the other day at Panera Bread. I can’t turn down a cinnamon roll. If you were to give me the choice of either eating a cinnamon roll or read a blog, I’m pretty sure I’d eat the…… Continue reading Why Blogs are More Tempting than a Cinnabon

Ramblings

Christmas Eve Nordic Tradition + Our Norwegian Infatuation

Ah, Norway. Home to Disney’s “Frozen” and the Norse God, Thor.  Chris and I both have Norwegian and Irish backgrounds. I also have German, and he has Croatian (I think it’s Croatian…). But we’re both really into being Norwegian. Christmas Eve We spend Christmas Eve with his side of the family. Sometimes we make it…… Continue reading Christmas Eve Nordic Tradition + Our Norwegian Infatuation

Tips + Tricks

Keeping Track of Paying Bills: Free Template

I’ve always been the one in the relationship in charge of our financials. It suits my Type A personality (aka, I’d rather do it myself than let someone else do it). With the new year coming up, I know a lot of people try to get themselves more organized and ready for what the year…… Continue reading Keeping Track of Paying Bills: Free Template