Putting up the Christmas Tree with a Toddler

Putting up the Christmas Tree with a Toddler

We’ve had so much fun putting up the Christmas tree with Will this year. He was so obsessed with putting the “baa” on the “tee”. If you haven’t watched our November Highlight Reel, you should see his excitement for yourself. He was SO excited and it made Braden and I so happy to see him … Read More

holiday oreo truffles

holiday oreo truffles

with valentine’s day around the corner (tomorrow), i’ve been thinking a lot about chocolate. :) i made this back in december for christmas, but you could easily turn this recipe into a fun valentine’s dessert by topping it with pink and red sprinkles instead of crushed peppermint! braden LOVES oreos. he is very particular in … Read More

twenty-eighteen.

yay!!! i finally put our christmas video together! the other day i realized that it’s better to have something, than to have the perfect video that takes weeks to edit and never gets finished. i kicked the perfectionist out of me and finished this video in only a few hours yesterday. it felt good to do … Read More

christmas day | 2018

christmas day | 2018

william officially started army-crawling on christmas morning! this was a huge surprise to mom and dad. we couldn’t believe it and joked that it was william’s “christmas present” to us. with his new-found mobility, william absolutely loved unwrapping gifts and crawling after them. watching him was more exciting than the gifts we received ourselves! it … Read More

Will’s First Christmas

Will’s First Christmas

i don’t know who was more excited for will’s first christmas, me or will? definitely me! everything is so much more fun with william around. i think this christmas tops most others in my books. despite the craziness of the semester ending, we were able to get our tree up and decorated which really brought … Read More

William | 7 Month Milestone

William | 7 Month Milestone

William grew up a lot over the holidays! Braden and I were so happy to spend quality time together and with William without the worry of homework and other obligations. I think William really enjoyed it as well (what baby wouldn’t)! In December, Will started eating solids three times a day. He LOVES his food … Read More

Christmas on Temple Square

Christmas on Temple Square

Braden and I had a really busy fall semester (our first as parents & students), but we survived! We were so excited for Christmas break and quality time together as a family. As soon as finals ended, Christmas was in full-swing! We started the festivities on Temple Square with Braden’s family. This year so many … Read More