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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Husband

Casey and I met on January 23, 2010 – we were both at a Green Bay Packer bar in Chicago (Will’s Northwoods) with our friends. We do have some mutual friends so we had sort of planned on meeting up. The Packers were playing the Bears in the NFC Championship game to go to the […]

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Bouncing Back

Last Friday marked 10 weeks postpartum. First of all, how on EARTH has it already been ten whole weeks that Dane has been here?!? Second up, bouncing back after baby has not been all roses and cheer. Let’s get one thing straight: I cannot claim to be an athlete, nor have I ever loved exercise…I do […]

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How We Got Here

I’ve always been someone who needs, even craves, creativity in life. It started at an early age with music, drawing and painting and turned into art classes and scrap booking. I took just about every art class in high school, but my favorite was called metal mania… I know you’re thinking… metal what? But honestly […]

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