On Baby W’s first birthday {back in July} we surprised him with a shiny new bike trailer: It even came complete with two seats so that Baby W could invite {…Read More…}


The Scoop on Baby’s W’s Sleep Issues {in case you wanted to know}

What’s your biggest fear? Mine… FAILURE. And there’s nothing quite like parenthood to provide a Momma with the unending and overwhelming fear that “I’m failing this particular momma-test”. Just the {…Read More…}


Victorian Lace and Ruffles Cuff Bracelet Tutorial {NO sew}

Last month I had the pleasure of guest blogging for the fabulous Kari of U Create…and for those of you who may have missed it, here is the EXACT re-post: I {…Read More…}


Big Ol Teefers

{Getta look at those mondo teefers} My Momma {Baby W’s Grandmomma} is spending a few days with us this week and when she arrived today I found myself justifying all {…Read More…}


Pretty Things For YOU

I am kinda a sucker for all things VINTAGE…And I am kinda a sucker for all things PRETTY…And I am especially a sucker for all things FREE… So you can {…Read More…}


Witches Night Out

Witches Night Out Last week our Women’s Church Group {Relief Society} partied like we were rock stars with a Halloween event that would knock your socks off. Seriously, these ladies {…Read More…}


How to Create and Photograph a Blog Tutorial

How to Create and Photograph a Blog Tutorial {even if you’re not a photographer} {and especially if you don’t own photo shop} A few of you have sent me emails {…Read More…}


Old New Again: my love affair with turquoise continues

You know you really love an Etsy shop when you check daily to see if they have any new products. That’s how I feel about Old New Again. So to {…Read More…}


Pumpkin Vase Flower Arrangement Tutorial {in 5 minutes or less}

Pumpkin Vase Flower Arrangement Tutorial {in 5 minutes or less} When a talented friend of mine told me that she uses those fake pumpkins from craft stores to make flower arrangements {…Read More…}


Mmmm Mmmm Good {giveaway from Scentsy}

 Scentsy Giveaway {and FREE gift with purchase}*AND tons of other special offers* Two weeks ago I was bragging about how yummy my house smelled thanks to my new Scentsy warmer {…Read More…}


Blogging Tips: How to add pages to your blog

Blogging Tips: How to Add Pages to your Blog A few months ago Blogger added this awesome new feature that allows us bloggers to easily add pages to our blogs–hooray! As {…Read More…}


Hello My Name is Ashley and I am a Blog Stalker

I love when you guys leave comments. I mean like really really love it. Like it totally makes my day. And just knowing how much I love comments, inspires me {…Read More…}


Dear Baby W

Thank you for reminding me every day that… Nothing is beyond our reach. love, momma


Best of Both Worlds: Vintage AND Handmade

Meet Momo Trees {and a DISCOUNT} Once upon a time, a very wise young lady said, “A girl can never have too many purses” {oh wait, that was me} Well, {…Read More…}

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Two Minutes for #2

{not Baby W, but equally mischievous babe} We’re friends right?! Like the kinda friends with whom I can share an anecdote from my life that might make you {and me} {…Read More…}


Much Love Illy Giveaway {you’re gonna want to WIN this one}

Much Love Illy Giveaway {and a DISCOUNT} Booyah! In case you didn’t already know, I love me a good ol’ headband. And you may remember me bragging about one of my {…Read More…}


Halloween Mantle Inspirations

It’s officially October and therefor I am officially inspired to bust out the Halloween decor.  Here are some fab mantle-scapes that I am drooling over at the moment. Enjoy! {Boopsie {…Read More…}


Whooo Me? and a GIVEAWAY

GIVEAWAY, DISCOUNT and a Monster Baby–oh my! Baby W is at that new glorious stage of toddler-hood where he gets into everything. And when I say everything, I literally mean {…Read More…}


Do You Smell That??

It’s over 100 degrees outside today–and it’s nearly October. But inside my home, we’re in denial. The air conditioning is on, the Halloween decor is out, we’re making soup and the {…Read More…}


Blog Tips Part Two: The techy behind the scenes stuff

Blogging Tips Part Two: The techy behind the scenes mumbo jumbo. Button Up:Give your readers the option to wear your badge proudly–to let others know that they think your blog {…Read More…}