There’s no secret that my life has been a little busy lately. Five weddings in five weeks with only one in my own state. Just a little busy. So, while scrolling through Pinterest in a few moments of free time recently, I happened upon Megan Gilger’s The Fresh Exchange Blog and instantly fell in love with […]

Around the House, cooking, Entertaining

April 30, 2018

living my best life – an al fresco dining experience


Greetings, sweet friends! Today, I’ll be wrapping up our wonderful trip to beautiful Ireland. Three and a half months later, and I still want to relive this trip every single day. If you missed the post on our Thursday there, you can find it here. (links to other days are there, as well.) I’ve hesitated somewhat […]

Around the House, Travel

September 7, 2016

Ireland – Weekend – Celebrities, Crystal, and Dirty Dublin


Hello, estranged friends! Oh, wait, maybe I’m the estranged one… Anyways, I’m back! If you follow me on Instagram or Facebook, you may have noticed I hosted a baby shower for my sweet co-worker and friend, Stacy, in our home yesterday. Seth and I met Stacy on our very first day of work here in […]

Around the House, Entertaining

August 29, 2016

Bellow Baby Shower


PS – I just discovered THE most INCREDIBLE Instagram account! Check out @letteredlessons for beautiful inspiration! I’ll save you the trouble of reading the entire post to figure out this answer. Stop talking. “Geez, Jennifer. Rude!” I apologize. Let me expand. Lately, I found myself in various negative environments. Constant complaining. Constant unhappiness. Constant tension. It […]

Around the House

July 29, 2016

How we can make the world a happier place by doing these few things.


A few nights ago, I shared a photo of a quick weeknight dinner I threw together when Seth announced he was on his way home from work after a 14 hour day and was a “hungry, hungry Papa Bear.” Several of my Instagram and Facebook friends asked for a recipe, so I thought I would […]

Around the House

July 28, 2016

Shrimp Pesto Pizza Recipe


I found my thrill on Blueberry Hill On Blueberry Hill, when I found you The moon stood still on Blueberry Hill And lingered until my dreams came true The wind in the willow played Love’s sweet melody But all of those vows you made Were never to be Though we’re apart, you’re part of me […]

Around the House

July 11, 2016

We Found Our Thrill on Blueberry Hill