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A Bee Themed Birthday Party

A Bee Themed Birthday Party

January is Mattie’s birthday month, and since the terrible two’s haven’t fully set in, I decided that her second birthday party should be bumble bee themed because she still is just “to sweet to bee two.” Keep reading for all the details on her second […]

5 Ways to Gently Detox in the New Year

5 Ways to Gently Detox in the New Year

Don’t start the new year with harsh diets that lead to binging and self defeat. Try these five tips to jumpstart the new year, reset your body, and energize you to take on the rest of your resolutions.

Disney Frozen Birthday Party

Disney Frozen Birthday Party

For the first time in forever, my daughter, Greta, turned four, and you’d never guess that she wanted to have a Frozen themed birthday. This past year has been Frozen everything. I was hoping that the closest I’d get to a Frozen birthday party was […]

Five Ways to Wear a Plaid Top This Fall

Five Ways to Wear a Plaid Top This Fall

I recently purchased this monogrammed, plaid layering tunic from Marley Lilly and am totally obsessed with it. I kind of wanted to get a shacket this year, but when I saw this customizable piece in the perfect colors for fall, I decided I’d go this route […]

DIY | Stone Fireplace Update with a German Schmear

DIY | Stone Fireplace Update with a German Schmear

Okay, so I actually completed this German Schmear fireplace update back in November of 2020, but because of life with two kids three and under, and a day job, I am just getting around to sharing this project now! I love seeing before and afters, […]

My Monthly Staple | Gingham

My Monthly Staple | Gingham

Anyone else think of gingham when you think of springtime? Along with all the beautiful blooms popping up from the ground and brightening our days, this classic fabric also brightens up a lot of our spring closets. It might just be because I live in […]

A Winter Onederland | First Birthday Party

A Winter Onederland | First Birthday Party

My youngest daughter, Mattie, recently turned one. I just can’t believe how fast time flies. She recently started to walk, and aside from saying things like mama and dada, she can also say Anna and Elsa! Although she might love them just because her big […]

Top Immune Boosting Supplements to Prevent Sickness | Keys to Staying Healthy

Top Immune Boosting Supplements to Prevent Sickness | Keys to Staying Healthy

If you know me, or follow me (@ShipsHQ) on my Insta, you may know that I’m BIG into health and taking supplements for prevention purposes. In light of March being National Nutrition Month, I thought I’d update an one of my older posts to re-share […]

Hakuna Matata | A Lion King Themed Birthday Party

Hakuna Matata | A Lion King Themed Birthday Party

Did 2020 go by faster than normal for anyone else? I know I am about five months late, but I am FINALLY getting around to putting up the details from Greta’s third birthday party! Yes, as a mom of two I am a little behind […]

Family Traditions | A Thankful Tree

Family Traditions | A Thankful Tree

Living in a time of constant distraction with today’s technology, I try my best to stay mindful about unplugging and spending real, quality time with my children. Crafting is one of the ways that I do that. As a crafty mom, I love finding DIY […]