Harvest Festivities

We had lots of fun during fall, so I figured I’d combine it all into one post – since I’m so behind on the blog! Let’s jump right in. First up, the pumpkin patch!! We didn’t go last year because Milly wasn’t walking yet (how is that possible?!), so I knew we would for sure… [Read More]

Fall Baby Shower Brunch

On the last day in September my mom hosted a beautiful fall baby shower brunch for me and baby girl. I got to help with the details which I love, and it went flawlessly. When we were discussing how to seat everybody, I mentioned how I’d seen short tables where people sit on pillows on… [Read More]

Happy October!

Happy October! I can’t believe we’ve made it to the month our baby girl is due – things are getting real now! There’s still a few things to do between now and when she comes, but thankfully most of the important stuff is ready. Here’s a little list of of things I need to do… [Read More]

A Weekend in Victoria {Part 2}

Hey! Did you catch part 1 of my weekend in Victoria? Saturday morning we woke up leisurely and got ready for breakfast. We walked downtown, enjoying the calmness of the streets in the morning. We stumbled into Habit Coffee because I was in dire need of caffeine. It was a cute place that seemed pretty… [Read More]

A Weekend in Victoria {Part 1}

Victoria, BC has quickly become one of my favorite places. All it took was a weekend for me to fall in love with it’s beautiful landscapes, friendly inhabitants, and antique charm. I had been once before in 8th grade, and again on our Alaskan cruise. The more recent visit was one of mere hours, and… [Read More]

Sparkling Fall Sangria

I love fall, and I love sangria. So, naturally, I love fall inspired sangria. I found this recipe on Pinterest and decided a Saturday evening spent hanging out with my mom would be the perfect opportunity to make it. I’m so glad I did! It was refreshing, bubbly, and not too sweet, with the perfect apple flavor…. [Read More]

September 2015 Recap

September, where did you go?! As much as I love fall, I’m still having a hard time letting go of long days and warm nights. October means we are headed straight for the Holidays though, so I’m pretty happy:)  Here’s my September recap: Traveled: We stayed home this month which was fine with me after the… [Read More]

Fall Musings

Oh Fall. How I love you, with your crisp weather, football games, and pumpkin flavored everything. Last year I didn’t want to miss a thing, and followed a fall to-do list. I didn’t do it again this year, but that hasn’t kept me from making the most of the season. I visited a local pumpkin patch and… [Read More]

Pumpkin Patch

Hey everyone! Hope your week has started out wonderfully. October has flown by, and I can’t believe we will be setting the clocks back an hour this weekend. Wasn’t it just the 4th of  July?? Although the weather has been a little chillier than I prefer, I adore fall and have been cramming in as many fall-time… [Read More]

Faux Leather + Leopard

Brrr… it’s getting cold outside.  Our local temps have been in the 20s and 30s, and are only expected to get colder.  What’s a girl to do?  Layer, layer, layer!  Today I’m sharing one of my favorite comfy cold weather outfits, featuring faux leather and leopard. A hot beverage is the perfect accessory for cold… [Read More]