Dear Nashville, When I moved here almost 8 years ago, I was 18, fresh out of high school, and (nervously) ready for an adventure. From small town Wisconsin, you were a CITY. Big and glamorous. Southern. People said “y’all” and liked grits. There were sorority legacies and secret clubs. How would I ever fit into this place, this world unlike anything I had ever known? Well, you welcomed me with gracious arms. You led me to the kindest, most genuine friends I’ve ever had. You were patient as I sampled southern delicacies – hot chicken, crawfish boils done the right way, […]
If I had to choose 1 word to describe March, it would be “birthday!” So. Many. March. Birthdays. We celebrated adorable baby Annie, my dad, sweet friend Carli, Grant, and snail-mailed birthday wishes to a bunch of other people. I love showing others my love and birthdays are a perfect way to do so!
Another month has FLOWN by! February was full of love, adventure, good eats, big decisions (more on that later), and family time. We spent 9 days away from home, celebrated birthdays, watched the Super Bowl, spent time outside, traveled 5038 miles by air, climbed a mountain, and enjoyed the sunshine! I baked a lot of yummy treats but I gave 99% of them away! Trying to stick to my resolutions and healthy living goals 🙂 I love finding ways to celebrate every day. Flowers! Sprinkles! Pretty packages! Cocktails! Pretty tables! Super Bowl eats were delish! My friend CeLee made this adorable football! […]