Spring Sweet Progress Box Swap Reveal

The Sweet Progress Box Swap combines two of my favorite things, blogging and happy mail. Now, it's time to show off your swap boxes!

The Sweet Progress Box Swap combines two of my favorite things, blogging and happy mail. This is the fourth swap I’ve co-hosted with the awesome Dean (of Mrs. AOK), and it is so much fun connecting with other bloggers through this swap. Plus, Dean is amazing about designing the swap graphics and getting emails out to […]

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Life Lately: Pear and Chai Breakfast Cake

From a baking delicious, slow cooker cake to volunteering for a Children's Miracle Network telethon, here's a look at my life lately.

Baking: Pear and Chai Breakfast Cake. It’s so yummy, and the fact that it’s baked in a slow cooker blew my mind. Eat it warm and marvel at the goodness. Reading: King’s Cage by Victoria Aveyard. I’m about 100 pages into the book and am fighting the struggle bus. Glass Sword was a disappointing second book, […]

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How to survive the Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale

Here's what I learned from my first time shopping the huge Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale. Trust me, you'll want to bring snacks.

The Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale is currently happening in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Colorful totes, wallets, lanyards, and pretty much everything else Vera Bradley is marked down 40-60%. While I wouldn’t call myself a Vera Bradley fanatic, I gave in to temptation and joined my mom and grandma on a short road trip to this […]

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The easiest DIY cocoon cardigan

This DIY cocoon cardigan is great for days when you don't know if it's going to be chilly or warm. Plus, it only has two seams, so it's the easiest thing to sew.

The thing about spring in the Midwest is that you never know what the weather is going to be like. One day it’s 30 degrees and you’re bundled up in your winter coat. The next day, possibly even that afternoon, it’s 80 degrees, and you can’t remember why you’re wearing so many layers. This DIY […]

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