May Flowers

When I first came up with the idea to do the series Seven Layered Outfits of Spring this was one of the first outfits I put together. Forever 21 “Grey” Knit Sweater (this is similar) Kensie Floral Jeans (this is similar) Eddie Bauer “White” Top, Tommy Hilfiger “Blue” tee (this is similar), Kate Spade “Purple” Scalloped […]

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2019 Milwaukee Kite Festival

Let’s go fly a kite! Up to the highest height! Up where the air is clear, up through the atmosphere! Let’s go fly a kite! Where can you feel like a kid again (I mean where’s another place you can feel like a kid again, cause I don’t know about you guys but feel like […]

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The Baking Nanny

If y’all follow me on Instagram than you would have seen my pic of this mouth watering pastry creation. Quiet frankly they’re homemade “pop-tarts”, but a friend was teasing me that that was trademarked so we’ll just call them Pocket Pastries.  Here’s a link to the original recipe (which I did not create). I stayed pretty […]

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One Month Away: Dublin&London

(I don’t own this photo) Where has the time gone? I mean it feels like yesterday it was January and Tay and I were planning this “trip-to-end-all-trips” (I mean hopefully not- I still wanna see Tahiti) Now it’s just a mont away… ONE MONTH AWAY!!! How crazy is that? I thought you guys would like […]

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The Road

Roads go ever ever on, Over rock and under tree, By caves where never sun has shone, By streams the never find the sea; Over snow by winter sown, And through the merry Flowers of June, Over grass and over stone, And under the mountains of the moon. Roads go ever ever on, Under cloud […]

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Mary Poppins’ Umbrella

Okay this outfit was born more out of necessity than anything else. I feel like I could easily rename this series Seven Layered Outfits of Spring  to The 7 Different Weather Conditions of the Midwest. We’ve covered the chilly, snowy weather; the sunny, windy day and now we’ll cover rain, rain, rain. (For those of […]

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Growing Pains

With my trip home for my big sister’s baby shower came probably (hopefully) my last trip to my childhood home. My parent’s are moving on to the next step in their journey (more on this later) and it doesn’t involve the old homestead. All of us kids are super excited for them and are happy […]

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Baby Shower Success

Well it’s over, it’s done- Whew! I didn’t realize I was kinda stressing’ the shower until it was over. Don’t get me wrong I loved planning it (since January cause I’m a crazy person) and would totally do it again, but I am happy it’s over. Anyway I think I can check the shower off […]

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Kids Fashion Picks: Spring Edition

One of the things I absolutely love, love about being a nanny is helping buy the kids’ clothes. It fills so many emotional voids. (Lol) It meets my needs of fashion and organization, while just soothing that compulsion to buy things.  Seriously nanny-ing is my dream job! I thought you guys (especially you moms out […]

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