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Before I had kids, I was moderately crafty. I mean, why not? I had plenty of time. So when I was pregnant, I took myself to Michael's and bought a big old scrapbook from the Martha Stewart section of...
Mardi Gras has always been one of my favorite holidays ... the pageantry, partying, and the general understanding that this is an event for sequins and glitter. Now, as a parent of 2 energetic kids and married to a bartender...
Kid art is such a difficult thing in my opinion. You want to save each and every masterpiece, but you don’t want be drowning in construction paper and finger painting glory. You would need a storage unit to just...
Disclosure :: This is a sponsored post brought to you by Unfolded, a distributor of Annie Sloan products. As always, our team has tried these paints and is unanimously thrilled with both the unlimited options available and their ease...
Carnival season is around the corner, and it's time to pull out the beads, glitter, tulle and paints, and get creative for the upcoming Mardi Gras season! Today I am sharing a few, simple DIY projects to get you in...
Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA).  Six Ways to Make Creative Memories at NOMA Living in New Orleans means there are always fun things to do with your family. The New Orleans Museum...
I am enthralled by the show American Pickers. The idea of finding and restoring a precious relic while learning about its history and meaning is fascinating to me. I am even more so intrigued with antiques and learning about...
A few years ago we made a big decision in our household :: to go cable free. Our very busy schedules, desire to reduce our household costs, and the introduction of a little black box, one that would stream...
One of my favorite pastimes is taking Saturday trips to the farmer's market. My sister-in-law and I have ventured to multiple markets in the area, scoping out the best produce, baked goods, cheeses, milks, you name it. My three year...
Dear Noah, I remember the days when you would light up when I would pick you up from preschool. You couldn’t wait to give me a hug and tell me all about your day. Your smile would erase any worrisome...
Way back in early summer of 2012, which honestly feels like a lifetime ago, Ashley and I only knew each other through our personal blogs. After reading each other's posts, we exchanged plenty of emails about our parenting woes raising children six...
Well, it is Friday again. I know for me it is the day that you look forward to all week. It means that for the next two days there is no carpool line, no uniforms, no deadlines for work,...
Fall is here and that means Saints Football Sundays! While I am not a huge football fan, I do truly love all the good things that the New Orleans Saints bring to my favorite city and how excited everyone...
I've never been very crafty. Pre kids, I used to oil paint in my down time, but that's as far as it went. My sister in law and I are notorious for failed Pinterest projects. We always have these grand ideas...

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