Creating a Colorful Fall Garden with Pasquesi’s

Fall is my absolute FAVORITE color. When leaves turn, making trees look like they are on fire against a clear blue sky is one of the best color combinations imaginable. So this week I went to my favorite nursery, Pasquesi Home and Gardens, to find gorgeous flowers that will not only add pops of color […]

Reasons to Try a River-Themed Photo Shoot

I honestly can’t take any more stress this year. There have been too many sleepless nights, too many break downs (by both the kids AND me), and too much joy sucked out of our year. So when my favorite photographer (and friend) Kristen of Kristen Lisa Photography suggested a family photo shoot IN A RIVER […]

How to Have a Field Day at Home

While Covid-19 might have robbed our kids of their beloved teachers and classrooms, that doesn’t mean that they have to miss out on those special end-of-the-year activities that always mean so much. Even if you are short on space or on a tight budget you can still put together a fun Field Day at Home […]

Kick Off Spring at Pasquesi Home and Garden

Anyone else have the Covid Blues? It has hit me HARD and honestly I haven’t been able to find many things to snap me out of it—until I took a break from being a teacher/wife/mom/cook/housekeeper and escaped to Pasquesi Home and Gardens. I’ve already shared how much I love visiting during the holidays, but taking […]

Best Games for Virtual Family Playdates

After a game of Minecraft turned the highlight of our day into the most stressful one, I started researching games that kids could play together virtually that are high on fun and low on drama. I’m pleasantly surprised that so many classics from my childhood have withheld the test of time and am certain many […]

Ultimate Sports Themed Easter Basket

Let’s be honest: this Easter is going to be hard. HARD. We typically spend this joyous holiday with family, searching for colorful eggs and smashing confetti-filled ones over each other’s heads and enjoying a delicious meal together. This year is going to be particularly hard because it is my sister’s birthday and I hate missing […]