The perfect bag for my Dell XPS 13

***I received a Dell XPS 13 for review purposes, but all opinions expressed and pictures are my own.*** As you saw in this post, I recently received the ultra slick and long battery lasting Dell XPS 13 laptop to use and I must say that I just love it even more each time I use…

A New Laptop – Dell XPS 13

***I received a Dell XPS 13 for review purposes, but all opinions expressed and pictures are my own.*** The only laptops I have ever really owned in life, are my work laptops. However, since I usually like to keep my work and blog separate, we’ve always had a desktop PC at home where I would…

A yearly Santa tradition has begun

If you follow me on Instagram then you will have already seen this picture, but if not, I really couldn’t have asked for a better Bad Santa picture. Vivian is the happiest baby around and couldn’t care less about a bearded man in velvet holding her.  But Austin, TERRIFIED.  I am not sure what Santa…

My journey to a flatter belly with Bellefit

After my first pregnancy, my belly never went down to how it was pre-pregnancy. I battled the infamous belly flab that made me look like I was always a few months pregnant. So with my second pregnancy, I knew that afterwards it would be even harder to get my belly to be flat again. So…

New Year’s Goals for 2014

Outfit Details Button Down: Madewell {similar} Cardigan: Conversation Pieces {free shipping with code “sandy”} Pants: Lee Jeans Boots: Hunter Coat: J.Crew Factory {similar} Bag: Prada Necklace: J.Crew Headband: Anthropologie Today I am joining in on the #Making2014Count posts hosted by In Honor of Design and another handful of amazing bloggers!  The question I am choosing…

For Philippines With Love

Instead of my normally scheduled post today, I am taking this Bloggers Day Of Silence to bring awareness to the recent natural disaster in Philippines and asking you to consider donating to help those families in need. To read more about this fundraiser visit Ever Ours and here. To donate to help families in need,…

More Pumpkin Patch Fun!

Oops! I forgot to share these photos that I took a few weeks ago while we were in California. For a couple of days, my husband, Austin and I stayed at my parent’s house with my nephew as well. And let me tell you, Austin looks up to his cousin Evan SOOO SOOO much. He…

The Big 3-0 Birthday and a Giveaway!

Today is the day I turn the big 3-0, my 30th birthday, gosh, I feel OLD! Outfit Details Tank: H&M Lace Jacket: Target {similar} Skirt: Forever 21 {similar} Shoes: Christian Louboutin Necklace c/o Riffraff Bag: Rebecca Minkoff For today’s post, I wanted to share a list of 30 things about me  (that you may or…

Holiday Mart 2013 In Kansas City

I am super bummed I won’t be able to attend this year since I am out of town, but just wanted to remind all my local KC friends that the 26th Annual Holiday Mart is this weekend (October 17-20, 2013)!!  :)  The event is held at Bartle Hall.  If you’ve never heard of this event…

Your Questions Answered, Part I

A few weeks ago, I asked y’all in a blog post to ask me any questions you wanted in the Comments section.  First of all, thanks to all that asked questions, and second of all, sorry for taking so long to get back to y’all on them!  But here is Part 1… Part 2 or…

Summer Celebrations

Just wanted to let you all know that I will be taking a mini-break from blogging for the next few days.  The main reason being that I am switching web hosts, which means that during the transfer (which can take 24-72 hours), the blog can be intermittently up and down.  I just hope that the…

My New Samsung SSD

A few weeks ago, Samsung contacted me to review one of their Solid State Drives (SSD).  To be honest, I didn’t really know what that was, but my husband immediately said “YES” for me.  And for all you other non-techie folks out there, an SSD is a data storage device that can be installed on…

A Datelivery Four Year Anniversary

Today’s post is dedicated to my husband, my best friend, my partner in life.  Today marks our 4 year wedding anniversary (Happy Anniversary, babe!!!) and these past 4 years have really been some of the best of my life.  For those of you who don’t know, we first met about 8 years ago in our…

POPSUGAR Must Have Box

Remember a couple months ago where I shared my POPSUGAR Must Have box with you (in this post) that contained a pretty grey scarf, yummy desserts, makeup and more?   I had so much fun going through the box and learning about some new shops, eating up the treats (I shared with my husband, I…

And real life begins…

*Photos taken by my co-worker Daniel H. Austin has now completed his second week of daycare and we’re all still getting used to the change.  We’ve all gotten sick, our sleep schedules are a bit messed up, we are adjusting to the added time of drop off and pick ups and we all dread doing…