whipped feta dip

I made this on a whim after seeing Chrissy Teigen’s Instagram post about her new recipe for whipped feta with honey and thyme. Since I had all the ingredients and a craving for something snacky, this seemed like the perfect time to try it! After all, cooking is the new going out, right? #quarantining We … More whipped feta dip

lake day

For the past four and half months, our only escape from the house has been our daily walks. So, our day on the lake yesterday was a wonderful break from day-to-day life at home. We rented a pontoon from a local marina, packed up a cooler and got some much-needed vitamin D. The boys loved … More lake day

baby boy makes four

Our second child, Graham Henry, was born in May. He was almost a full pound heavier than our first son! It’s been such a gift to have so much time at home with my boys. Everett adjusted really well. He likes giving kisses and watching Graham “dance.”

the best places to buy stylish, affordable maternity clothes

Finding cute maternity wear while I was pregnant much harder than I expected. Granted, the options today are far better than when my mom was pregnant, but, still, the selection was disappointing. I have a hunch that other style-savvy moms-to-be will have the same problem, so I’m making a short list of my favorite retailers … More the best places to buy stylish, affordable maternity clothes

it’s a boy!

Our son, Everett Stokes, arrived at 11:16 p.m. on a stormy October night, just 15 hours after I felt my first contraction. We’re adjusting to life as a family of three pretty well! Some days (and nights) are harder than others, but it’s so wonderful to have him here that we quickly get over the … More it’s a boy!