• We’re having a baby!

    As everyone already knows, we are expecting our first baby girl in June 2019! We are over the moon excited and soaking in every second of this amazing journey.  As everyone also knows, Josh and I waited quiiiiite a while before we decided to try for kids. If you had told me when I got married at 24 that I would be 31 when I have my first child, I would have said you were nuts! I mean, I didn’t even think I’d be really young, maybe like 27 or so, but life had other plans, and I’m thankful things worked out how they have! I can’t imagine if we…

  • Why Blogging?

    If you know me or are friends with me on Facebook, then you might know I started a blog back in 2013. The focus of that blog was a little different than this one, and I was at a very different time in my life. I can’t believe that was almost 6 years ago! Let’s take a stroll down memory lane, shall we? This post contains affiliate links.¬†As an Amazon Associate I may earn a commission from qualifying purchases at no extra cost to you. In 2013, I was almost a year into living in NYC, working at a job that I really loved. I had always wanted to start…

  • Introduction to Kristi, Author of the Blog

    Hi everyone! For those of you who don’t know me, I wanted to give you a quick introduction post. I’m Kristi, creator of this blog. I’m 31 years old and currently live in beautiful Montana with my husband and two dogs, Maddie (Chihuahua, 11) and Phil (Weimaraner, 2). We are expecting our first (human) child in June 2019, and we couldn’t be more thrilled! Background: I was born and raised in Phenix City, Alabama. My whole family still lives there and thankfully I get to see them often! I graduated high school in 2005 when I was 17. I’m not a genius, this was just before they were really strict…