Neutral Christmas Decor Ideas

Christmas is here! I love all things Christmas – the decorations, the movies, the lights, the traditions – it’s the best! Having kids makes it even more fun because of how excited Roy gets about everything. Today I wanted to share some simple neutral Christmas decor ideas that we did in our own home to … Read the full article

Basic Invite Review

this post was sponsored by Basic Invite but all opinions are my own. Thanks for supporting me and Paisley + Sparrow! Snail mail is my favorite. Getting a card or package in the mail and seeing that someone personally wrote my name on it is such a delight! I try to send out cards to … Read the full article

2018 Minneapolis Farmers Market Chef Challenge

Rishi and I love to switch up our typical dinner dates and attend fun events around town, so we super excited to hit up the Minneapolis Farmers Market for the 2018 Minneapolis Farmers Market Chef Challenge! Chef Laura Bonicelli of Bonicelli Kitchen and Chef Todd MacDonald of Red Rabbit cooked up a meal and competed … Read the full article

Studio Ink at the Uptown Art Fair

This past weekend was the Uptown Art Fair! I love art fairs and checking out all of the amazing work that local (and non local!) creatives make. I hit up my friend Anna Bailey‘s booth to see her wood art and I love checking out different pottery artists to look for coffee mugs (one can … Read the full article

Scooby-Doo Doo Good Campaign

Thank you to Warner Bros. for sponsoring this post. Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Inc. Gang have teamed up with generationOn, the youth family division of Points of Light, to inspire, equip and mobilize kids, parents and Scooby-Doo fans to create meaningful change in their communities. Scooby-Doo Doo Good Campaign Did you know that 1 in … Read the full article

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Scooby-Doo Doo Good Day at Mall of America

Join me for Scooby-Doo Doo Good Day at Mall of America this Saturday, July 14th! Did you know that 1 in 6 kids don’t know where their next meal is coming from? Isn’t that statistic so sad? Kids should never wonder when they’ll be able to eat again or where it’s coming from. That’s why … Read the full article

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5 Tips to Help You Find the Joy Again

Let’s face it. We all get in funks. We’re crabby, we don’t feel like ourselves and we have no idea how to be happy again. **Please note, I’m not talking about dealing with depression. Depression is a serious mental disease that requires more than what I’m talking about here.  After Penelope was born, I went through … Read the full article

Our Funny Father Daughter Dance Ever

It’s my wedding anniversary week! 🙂 Tomorrow is our actual wedding anniversary so during this week I always love to share a few of my favorite memories from our wedding. Funny father daughter dance! When I was in college, my dad saw a video of a funny, choreographed father daughter dance at a wedding. He … Read the full article

4 Tips for Decorating Your Home for Parties

Over the past few years I’ve become good friends with Morgan from construction2style. I’m sure you’ve seen her all over my Instagram and on other blog posts and love her as much as I do! She recently remodeled her kitchen and dining room and threw a few amazing parties to celebrate. She asked me and … Read the full article

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Nourish Move Love Fitness Program Review

Well friends, it’s been 30 days since I started Nourish Move Love‘s fitness plan. (You can read a bit more about this plan and why I was doing this over on this blog post.) I actually roped my sister into doing the program with me. We both know we stick with workout program better with a buddy … Read the full article

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Fitness Challenge with Nourish Move Love!

If you’ve been following me over on Instagram you’ve probably heard me talking about the 30 day fitness plan I’m following created by the lovely Lindsey from Nourish Move Love. I thought I’d share my experience so far after following it for 2 weeks! I finally started a formal workout program to being working out after having Roy! … Read the full article

DIY Watercolor Postcards

Now that summer is here, I have more time to do DIY projects (YAY!). I really enjoy doing them, especially when they’re as easy and fun as these DIY watercolor postcards. All you need to make these adorable cards are watercolors, paintbrushes, and blank postcards, pictures, drawings, etc. These are actually real postcards from kvp creative that … Read the full article

But First Coffee Printable (FREE!)

Love coffee? Need something to spruce up your wall? Want something quick, simple, easy and FREE? Well, my friend, I’ve got you covered with this “but first coffee” free printable! You all know my love for coffee. So here’s a simple easy way to share YOUR love for coffee with this free printable! I love … Read the full article