ONLY eating LOCAL for 3 days!

ONLY eating LOCAL for 3 days!

Grant and I are starting a challenge! It's called: local eats challenge! For three days, we are only eating what's in season and local from our favorite food market! It's gonna be crazy hard! We went shopping and now we are ready for the challenge.   #localeatschallenge Here's a quick video to explain more!

weekend trip: charlotte

earlier this month, g and i took a road trip down to charlotte, nc. it was our first road trip together - and we now know that i have serious driving anxiety and i should always pack a pillow to sit on for long drives. i'm a super fun wife. the weather in charlotte happened [...]

lately

lately

lately, i've been in the winter funk and ain't nobody gonna change that. i've been trying though - really trying to be grateful through this season. it happens every year, so i really shouldn't surprised. my husband? well, he's learning. i keep telling him: "you married me. all of me. even this season of me." [...]

blizzard jonas

blizzard jonas

grant & i have spent 54 consecutive hours together (friday @12:30pm to sunday @6pm) & we are still going strong! we have watched plenty of netflix, i've learned a few games (sequence & speed) & crushed grant at both. we've baked cookies, made homemade pizza, homemade pesto, homemade alfredo, boiled rice, boiled pasta, baked potato chips, done hours of homework [...]

the perfect wife

"there is literally nothing in nature that blooms all year long, so do not expect yourself to do so." the other day i was talking to grant about my fear of failing as a wife & how overwhelmed i was at the thought. i used to have the messiest bedroom growing up; for days - [...]

last glance: christmas 2015

last glance: christmas 2015

we packed up all the decor today. the christmas decor that is. it's funny because we willingly decorated this year-  but with everything packed up & out of sight, it feels like i got my house back. it's back to it's natural state. yesterday it was 70 degrees. it was like a summer day. AND. [...]

i made grant cry. (wedding gifts)

i made grant cry. (wedding gifts)

grant is actually pretty easy to shop for. he's a manly man who likes the usual things. i knew i wanted to get him something he could forever keep for his wedding present. i enlisted the help of my friend dan to help me find a classic watch for my man. grant has a black [...]

honeymooners

honeymooners

well - it was more like a mini-moon. my job was to plan to wedding - - grant's job was to plan the honeymoon. & plan he did! due to the timing of our wedding, we weren't able to take a long honeymoon like most. so we decided a two-night stay somewhere local would do the [...]