I actually got this idea from a wonderful lady I know. If you aren’t following Laurie at Backwoods Buffalo you need to be! She is just amazing, it is so inspiring to see somebody having discovered their life’s purpose so early. So in celebration of my birthday here are 27 things I have learned in the … More 27 Things I Have Learned…
Let me start off by saying my Grandmother is the ultimate gardener. She can grow anything, anywhere. Constantly, I find myself seeking her wisdom and advice concerning all things green and growing. The last time I was up visiting she reminded me I needed to get a start on my tomato plants. This is hilarious … More Tomato: Tips & Tricks
Good afternoon all! 🙂 For those of you who may be new I recently got engaged. As a direct result I am going to be gaining in-laws and I am over the moon about it. My future mother-in-law is honestly amazing and I am so thankful for her for so many reasons. Since I have … More Sunday Vibes 
We always make a strong attempt to shop local, especially since the opening of Ry’s newest business venture! Our goal as a family is to put our money back into the local economy as often as we can. Recently in my travels I stumbled across an Instagram page called I Love Okotoks. I had to … More Some Local Love
I am a lover of the written word. So much that it prompted me to begin placing a word of the day in the footer of this blog. But in case you miss a day here is the archive 🙂 March 13, 2017 – Valor March 14, 2017 – Aptitude March 15, 2017 – Cattywampus … More Word of the Day
I was only slightly excited when the email pinged my inbox from our fantastic photographer Kaley 😉 Even though we have trusted Kaley to capture some of the most important moments in our life so far and I know the quality of her work I was honestly blown away by the final product. She captured our … More Engagement Photos!!
This is the questions my 8 year old asked me as I was tucking him into bed. If I am being completely honest, it stopped me in my tracks. I told him it was hard to explain, to which he looked at me solemnly and said, “I think I will understand”. Cue the laughter. I … More What is Marriage?
Dinner time has to be one of my absolute favorites. It gives me a chance to destress and really enjoy my family. We trade stories about our days, what made us happy and what we would like to see change. A few nights ago the topic of the table switched to: “what can our next … More House Husband Funnies 
This is a letter to my amazing fiance. Dear Ry, Thank you. Two little words, though often expressed, will never truly be enough. Thank you for all that you do. You are an absolute warrior. Thank you for battling every day through life’s challenges and always coming home to your family with a smile on … More A Letter
I figured it was time for another edition of Sunday Vibes! The last few weeks have been nothing short of amazing. Ry is just the most incredible partner and we seem to be growing as a couple more and more. The other day I was sitting and thinking about what qualities seem to draw me … More Sunday Vibes