shampoo is better…

I can’t write about shampoo and conditioner without thinking of that silly scene in that Adam Sandler movie… but alas shampoo and conditioner are both better when free of harmful ingredients! Did you know...

on the journey together

I was just checking in on my registry at Babylist, and one of the little icons on the top read “Clay is on the journey with you” and had a little trailer icon next...

our greatest production

“You’re about to take off,” I heard God tell me on January 14, 2015. I thought it had to do with my acting career. I had an audition later that day after all. But...

our 20 week scan.

“Second pregnancy no kids at home?” The rote words of the nurse rolled off her tongue with ease. My throat immediately tightened. I answered the rest of her questions including the somewhat offensive, “Does...

20 weeks.

This week is a huge milestone. 20 weeks! I can hardly believe we’re already halfway there! It’s the most incredible feeling to be growing a life inside of me. And it’s beginning to become...

easy homemade almond milk

I absolutely love almond milk. I put it in my smoothies daily and love to chase down one of Rachel Mansfield’s cookies with it! What I don’t love? That most store-bought almond milks have...

a time to dance

I drafted two full blog posts for our pregnancy announcement before drafting the third and final one that I ended up posting. Both of them included bits and pieces about both our journey leading...

a good gift

On March 13, I felt her move for the very first time. It was a moment I’ll never forget. Clay and I were sitting on the couch watching tv, and all of a sudden...

cherry chocolate smoothie

Cheersin’ to Spring with a Cherry Chocolate smoothie! CHERRY CHOCOLATE SMOOTHIE RECIPE⠀ • handful ice⠀ • 3/4 c. organic frozen cherries ⠀ • 3/4 c. organic riced cauliflower ⠀ • 1 scoop Vital Proteins...

re-bloom

I planted these wildflowers only to walk outside one day and find their blooms completely gone. I’m not sure if an animal had eaten them or what. Regardless, I was so sad! I loved...