5 Reasons Fall is Way Better Than Summer.

Guys, I am so sick of summer. This season messes with me on many, many levels. I have a serious need for autumn and all the beauty and brilliance that accompanies it. For anyone wondering, fall is the best time of year… especially compared to summer. Pro of fall: New schedule. As both a school teacher…

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October Happy Mail.

One of my favorite days of the month is when my A Beautiful Mess package is waiting for me at my door. It’s always so fun unboxing my Happy Mail subscription and finding all the adorable goodies inside. Each month I try not to cheat and get a sneak peek online because I love being…

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Happy Birthday, Drew!

I’m going to keep this short today, but I needed to wish the most special person in my life a very happy, wonderful birthday. I try not to get sentimental and share my feelings just on birthdays and special occasions. I feel like I can express my emotions (good and bad and lovely) any day…

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Finding the Will to Clean

I was lucky enough to get Columbus day off yesterday. Drew unfortunately still ventured off to work, so I found myself home alone and holding a long to do list. I don’t know why, but those kind of days are the days I get the most done. I am able to get in a zone, have…

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Workout Wednesdays // Getting Back On Track.

It’s that time of week again. It’s Wednesday, which means the week is half way over and also time for me to catch you up on my fitness and health. One of my October goals was to workout once a week. Which, while I was writing it, didn’t seem like a lot. But before now…

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Fall Bucket List.

I almost feel like I have seasonal depression, just reversed. Summer makes me sad. The heat makes me tired and mopey and extremely uncomfortable. That’s why I have been loving this season so far. Every year I am so excited for fall’s arrival, but get a little worried that it won’t ever meet my expectations. As always…

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Life’s Next Step // Help Me Choose [Poll]

Hello beautiful readers – I need your help. No seriously, please pull up a seat, put on your listening ears, and get ready to vote. I’ve been using every person I know as a sounding board and I figured why not reach out to my thoughtful, amazing followers? I have been annoying my friends and…

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How to Cut Your Husband’s Hair.

Happy Sunday everyone! I hope you guys are having an enjoyable weekend, I know I am. With these gloomy, snuggly days, I’ve felt rejuvenated and well rested. It doesn’t hurt that I’m looking forward to a four day work week coming up, which will be even easier as it’s going to be dedication and spirit week…

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Pinterest Cookbook

Because I have been behind on everything in my life lately, I am not completely prepared to show you all a recipe today. But yes, today is Saturday and it was supposed to my first day for my segment, My Daily Bread. I do have a nifty substitute for you all though and I felt…

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October Goals.

Good morning everyone! It’s October. The year is blurring to an end. Pretty soon we’ll be thinking about sitting under the tree, carols crooning in the background, snow falling outside… But before I get ahead of myself, there’s still time to enjoy fall! And honestly, the best way to enjoy it, is to make the…

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