A Block Party for Peace

Block parties are a thing around here in Baltimore city. Throughout the summer and early autumn, you’ll hear the music blaring and see the bounce houses inflating here and there on various weekends throughout the season. Kids flock to the activities, middle-schoolers and adults alike bust dance moves that I only ever dream of trying….

Capturing Home: VSCO and Consistency

Capturing Home is a mini blog series exploring the rich beauty of home in the midst of the everyday mess, routine, and joy of life. Throughout the series, we’ll cover the freedom of embracing the ordinary, the purpose of place, and the practical ways we can capture home with the art of photography and words. So far in…

Capturing Home: Favorite Phone Photography Apps

Capturing Home is a mini blog series exploring the rich beauty of home in the midst of the everyday mess, routine, and joy of life. Throughout the series, we’ll cover the freedom of embracing the ordinary, the purpose of place, and the practical ways we can capture home with the art of photography and words. Last week we…

Link Love: 5 Favorite Blog Posts of All Time

This week I wanted to share my top 5 favorite (and most viewed) blog posts with you all since this week’s Link Love is going to be my last. More on that in a minute. // Living on Budget: 5 Simple Meals You Can Make While Shopping at Trader Joe’s. This blog post wins the longest-title-ever-award and is…

Link Love

(image via Cloistered Away) // Homeschooling Resources by Bethany. I don’t know about you, but the thought of researching for homeschool curriculum makes my brain hurt. That’s why I’m so thankful for people like Bethany who kindly share their wealth of wisdom and experience! // Hope for Your Soul When you Feel Small by Emily Freeman. A…

Capturing Home: Catching the Light

Capturing Home is a mini blog series exploring the rich beauty of home in the midst of the everyday mess, routine, and joy of life. Throughout the series, we’ll cover the freedom of embracing the ordinary, the purpose of place, and the practical ways we can capture home with the art of photography and words.  This mini series…

On How to Thrive During Your Spouse’s Residency

A little over two years ago, I watched my husband walk across a stage and receive the title of “doctor” after 4 challenging years of medical school. It was a moment filled with extreme pride and satisfaction after much hard work. But it was also a moment of great anticipation as we prepared to turn…

Link Love: Baby Basics

Hey, hey, hey! I’m officially in 3rd trimester you guys and am feeling all the things you would expect: exhaustion, anticipation, impatience, excitement, etc. My little closet for baby is filling up rapidly with odds and ends that make my heart experience all the feels. Tiny jumpsuits, teensy diapers, a sweet little rabbit. We’ve been…