Summer Essentials: Chambray + A Top Knot

So I found the most amazing chambray shorts the other day – they’re great because they are super soft, go with everything (to me – denim is a neutral), and the BEST part, is the elastic waistband (SO COMFY). It’s like secretly wearing pajamas in public and still looking put together. I wore this look […]

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Weekend Recap: Memorial Day in Door County

Hi friends, I hope you all had a wonderful long weekend. Overall, I’m a big fan of America. The 4th of July is far and away my favorite holiday, my bachelorette party was America themed, and our powder room is decorated in red, white and blue. I have a TON of respect for the military, […]

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Summer Essentials: Tie-up Sandals + White Jean Jacket

It has really been feeling¬†like summer the past few days – which is amazing and so welcomed after the long, cold winter here in WI. I’ve been slowly transitioning out my winter wardrobe for lighter, more flowy materials and since I’m still less than three months postpartum, I need clothes that I can feel confident […]

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What We Ate: Blackened Grilled Cod & Pineapple

So one of my favorite things about my relationship with Casey has always been and will be the fact that we share duties in the kitchen.¬† Cooking together has been a date night for us for as long as we’ve known each other. I feel like it’s fun, romantic, collaborative and reinforces our partnership. We […]

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Weekend Recap: Patio Life

You guys, the weather this weekend was unreal! We spent it soaking up the sunshine with friends on the patio. Saturday we had a bunch of good friends over and prepared an epic Mexican fiesta complete with grilled steak, chicken and shrimp, chips and dip, and of course my homemade guacamole (get the recipe here). […]

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Recipe: Holy Guacamole

One of my absolute favorite things to make is homemade guac – perfect for patio weather, boating, Mexican night and basically any time because duh, guac is delicious. What You Need 3 ripe avocados 2 roma tomatoes 1 small yellow onion 1 jalapeno a handful of cilantro 1 tbsp garlic (approximately)  juice of one lime […]

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5 Things: Baby Essentials

I have a couple of close friends expecting babies in the next few months, (so excited!) and we talk a lot about go-to products and must haves for a newborn. I thought it’d make sense to share a few my favorite baby items here. Obviously there are SO many things we use and every babe […]

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Managing Expectations

My company is fast-paced and growing quickly and honestly a wonderful place to call my 2nd home. There are many moving parts, and lots of different jobs to be done and personalities doing those respective jobs. Since coming back from maternity leave 3 weeks ago, I’ve realized that I’ve had a shift in my thinking […]

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Dane Jacob

Dane was born on March 4th – a good friend of mine told me that this is the only date in the entire year that is a complete sentence…which in my grammatically obsessed mind – made me proud of him already. Labor was long and hard, and I won’t go into detail but it was […]

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Basics are Best: Stripes, Denim & Camel

Hey guys! I’m loving this Spring weather (finally, right!?) and I plan to highlight some of my favorite outfits and pieces for casual/work/mommy life. Here’s an outfit I put together for a day at the office + dinner with a couple of great girlfriends. My company is pretty casual, so I have a lot of […]

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