Can you believe 2017 is almost under wraps?! THREE WEEKS, PEOPLE! I thought it would be fun to post my top five blog posts of 2017 in case you missed it or want to read again, so here they are (working our way to the top post!): 5. Five Steps for Filling a Home on a… Continue reading My Top Five
I have been receiving so many questions about Lily lately, which is funny because I have also been asking a lot of questions about Lily haha :). Questions like, how many naps, what time should she nap, when should she eat, how much should she eat, what does playtime look like, how do I help… Continue reading Lily’s 8 Month Update and Routine!
Hi! I am still here! Sorry, I have been majorly slacking on blogging lately because #motherhood. Every day there’s a new challenge that I am learning with Lily. Man, was I wrong about what I thought my days would look like being a mom before I actually became a mom, haha. I promise that I… Continue reading Social Media and Motherhood
This title kind of makes me chuckle though I am sharing with you my “beauty regimen”, but it’s not much! A few reasons for that: I’m a minimalist, remember? 😉 I have a baby, so my time is scarce. Beauty products cost a lot of $$$$. I have written a few posts on different products… Continue reading My Beauty Regimen
If you know me, you may describe my style as minimalist. I prefer clean spaces, natural colors, and less choices. My home decor is minimal. My wardrobe is minimal. My schedule is minimal. I have not always been like this! It has been a slow transformation over the past 8 years. I didn’t become a… Continue reading Why I Became a Minimalist
Jimmy, Lily and I are finally feeling “settled” in our new home. I didn’t feel like I could really enjoy the house until things were unpacked, cleaned, and we had all the basics furniture. We also didn’t budget very much to fill the new house. I am going to be really transparent with you because… Continue reading 5 Steps for Filling a Home on a Budget
Hello! It’s starting to scare me how fast time is flying… I shared my first Q&A post back in August here and decided it was time for another! These questions can be anything, “big” or “small”… there’s not a right question! And if any of these spark another question, let me know in the comments!… Continue reading October Q&A with Allison
Jimmy and I just said bye to our first home. I am not sure how normal this is, but I was incredibly attached to that home. Jimmy even bought the house before I came around, so he started off the journey in Clear Brook without a girl and did a fabulous job choosing it! This… Continue reading Goodbye, Clear Brook!
Yesterday I asked on my Instagram who was in middle school, high school or college. I was so glad to learn how many girls follow me who are NOT in my life stage. And it inspired me to address other life stages besides my own. I was single for almost 25 years of my 27.5 years of… Continue reading How to Be Single
Before I became a mom, these were my private thoughts: “What does a stay at home mom (SAHM) do all day? Sure, I get that you’re really busy if you have 3, 4 or 5 kids, or even if you have two tiny kids, but what do you do all day if you only have… Continue reading “Stay at Home Mom” Debunked