how to be a better friend, even when you’ve got a lot going on

Whether they’re the mac to your cheese, the Sookie to your Lorelai or the Anne Perkins to your Leslie Knope, true friends are the ones that stick by you in good times and in bad. They love you for everything you are and can be and despite the crazy person you’ve been sometimes in the past and … More how to be a better friend, even when you’ve got a lot going on

Monthly Motherhood Update: Annie at 4 months

Similar to my monthly pregnancy series, I’ve decided to start documenting what’s new with Annie Lou on an every-other-month-or-so basis. She’s changing so rapidly and I want to remember these little details forever. Motherhood Update: Annie at 4 months Eating: Milk, milk and more milk. Some days she eats so much I honestly have no idea where she … More Monthly Motherhood Update: Annie at 4 months

Links I’m Loving

What your breakfast says about you ( Real moms share their hilarious pregnancy brain stories ( Six common mistakes people make when loading the dishwasher ( In honor of her birthday, Queen Elizabeth II at 90 in 90 images ( Five ways you’re driving your coworkers crazy ( Fans of “House Hunters” – tweets that will … More Links I’m Loving

Friday Faves

[ the most gorgeous petals ] This week I’ve been going non-stop so I’m looking forward to spending quality time with good friends and hopefully plenty of couch time with my guys. I’m so thankful for my renewed energy now that I’m into my second trimester! Seriously, I feel like the energizer bunny compared to how … More Friday Faves