Finding Faith In Humanity

Some of you might know that a few years back, I left a job in law enforcement. Let me be clear here, I loved my job. I had many responsibilities and tasks to do each day (I’m a busy body, this is a good…

Wedding Planning Tips + Tricks

Hi, my name is Annalee and I am a control freak. I’m planning a wedding, and I am a control freak. Blanket apologies in advance to everyone in the wedding party. I’ve got everything picked out. Right down to the toe-nail polish. For the…

Too Young For Joy

Yesterday on TODAY’s KLG + Hoda, Jada Smith offered some blunt advice to her daughter and TODAY viewers – don’t marry young. And of course it caught my eye and I started to wonder, well, how young is she talking? Turns out Jada and Will got…

Summer Fun with Evenflo!

I'm super excited to be partnering with Evenflo this summer! They definitely know how to help a family have fun!…

f o u r t h o f j u l y

We love living at the beach. And 9 months of the year, we love living in a tourist town! Because for the off-season 9 months of the year, it’s a rather pleasant place to live! But it’s not just tourist season, it’s the 4th…

swimming and strolling

I’ll tell you what. The great debate of summer 2017, so far, has been strollers! Here’s where we are… We’ve had the Contours Options Elite from the start. And I LOVE IT. Like 98%. It is absolutely perfect for managing two kids, of any…

Finn + Emma 

Everyone loves these elephant rompers the twins wore this spring! Finn + Emma offers clothing and toys that embody style and sustainability. Baby apparel is made from 100% organic cotton and toys crafted with all natural woods to ensure that babies are wearing and…

Milestone after milestone…

Most days I still can’t believe we have twins. I usually think there’s no way we already have these babies! And to think they are nine months old today, just blows my mind! I take a ton of photos and blog our journey. But…

and it was good

God made summer, and He knew it was good. We are glad summer is here! But summer at the beach means tourist season. And tourist season means pool season for us! The babes have been in the poolbabes have been in the pool quite…

NEW MOM MEAL TRAIN

I know I’m going to get a lot of crap for this. I must be ungrateful. I’m such a jerk. Everyone’s just trying to do something nice. But surely, there m u s t be another mom out there who feels this way. Someone? Anyone?…