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Pea Gravel Patio DIY

July 15, 2018

Looking for an affordable alternative to a stone patio? Try this Pea Gravel Patio DIY! Next to my back patio there was a sorry looking space. I’d call it a lawn, but as you can see from the “before” pic, it was mostly dirt patches and weeds! I tried to grow grass, but it never took. Needless to say, it was a major eyesore. Last year I had a…

Fitness Lifestyle

How to Stay Fit During Pregnancy

July 12, 2018

This post was sponsored by Monoprice as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. Healthy living is a huge part of my life. Eating healthy and exercising make me feel energized, strong and mentally sound.  During my last pregnancy I worked out the entire time and I really think it played a huge role in how physically…

Free Knitting Pattern

Easy Summer Sweater Knitting Pattern

July 9, 2018

This Easy Summer Sweater Knitting Pattern is perfect for beginners! Knitting sweaters is usually a complicated and time consuming process. Not this one! This loose fitting sweater consists of a basic Stockinette Stitch. There’s no armhole shaping or adding sleeves. The entire sweater is knit on single point needles, so it’s beginner-friendly. If you’re looking for the perfect summer yarn, Caron Cakes Cotton is it! It’s soft, knits…

recipes Vegan

Vegan Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread

July 8, 2018

Easy and delicious Vegan Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread! Tending to my vegetable garden is one of my favorite summertime hobbies. Indigo loves to help me weed, water and plant new veggies. His favorite activity is picking the vegetables! Right now our zucchini plants are really flourishing! It seems like every other day, there’s a new zucchini to pick. I usually sauté them in a pan and add them to…


A Big Announcement!!!

July 4, 2018

I wanted to share some big news…baby #2 is on the way (due in December)!!! I’m so excited and Indigo can’t wait to be a big brother! It’s going to be so amazing to see him interact with the new baby. I’m feeling pretty blessed these days =) I can’t wait to share this journey with you. As always, thank you for reading!   Print Recipe A Big…

Free Knitting Pattern

Easy Stay On Baby Booties Knitting Pattern

July 3, 2018

This Easy Stay On Baby Booties Knitting Pattern is perfect for beginners! Did you know that more babies are born in the summer than any other time of the year? Hand knit baby booties make such a great gift and they only take a small amount of yarn (and time!) to knit. This baby bootie knitting pattern is especially easy. There’s no double point needles (yay!) or complicated…