hiking on the holidays

hiking on the holidays

it's a tradition in our family to go hiking on the holidays. it wasn't until after i went off to college and left my town and then came back that i started to appreciate allllll the hiking and nature opportunities literally in my backyard. we have it good here in southern maryland! grant gets Columbus [...]

baby news!

baby news!

BABY NEWS: Our daughter is here! Her name is Story Capri Cardwellđź’— Grant and I are filled with so much pure joy to have her join our family. Stone is still trying to decide . . .

28 weeks.

28 weeks.

28 weeks. Third trimester. To my sweet baby girl. I feel you wiggle and kick and dance all day long. I love how much you want to be known and loved, even in the womb. I pray you always know how much we love you but even more how much God loves you. He knit [...]

18 months old!

18 months old!

Stone Levi is 18 months old today. 1.5 years with my literal shadow, my best friend and my snuggle bunny. Being his mom is the greatest joy of my life. And although i'm nervous (& excited) for the new dynamic and the juggle of being a mom of two, i know he's going to be [...]

Fall Williamsburg Vacation – Historic + Beautiful

Fall Williamsburg Vacation – Historic + Beautiful

hey guys! this is about a month overdue, but we took a week vacation to colonial williamsburg, virginia back in october. it was relaxing and super fun! 10/10 i recommend! we stayed at wyndham patriot place, fyi. i also highly recommend. SUPER family friendly, especially if you like hanging outside. only complaint was the employees [...]