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Oh Baby! We’re Having a Baby!

pregnancy announcementSurprise! Mathew and I are thrilled to announce we’re expecting a new family member later this year! We are feeling so blessed with this news, and have had such fun sharing it with friends and family over the past few weeks. We are looking forward to meeting Baby Crawley this fall.

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Essential Oils + Scent Bursts | How do you make your home smell good?

Essential Oil DiffuserHappy Monday! I’m back in action this week. Thanks for being gracious as I took a break. I have some fun content planned for this week and next, so stay tuned!

No matter how busy life gets, I’m always thankful for our home. Our house is a calming place where I can unwind and relax. Today I thought it might be fun to chat about how you make your house smell good? I’ve been trying some new things lately including essential oils and something called a scent burst, and I want to know what you’re using? Read More

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Moms Who Enjoy Quality Time

Mother's Day Gift Ideas for Spending Quality Time With Your Mom

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Happy May! I feel like a broken record, but this year is flying by. One thing I enjoy about May, other than spring-duh, is celebrating how much I love my mom with Mother’s Day.

Mother’s Day is a special time to acknowledge how wonderful my own mother is and remind her how much I appreciate her. Read More

Six Tips to Help Limit Spending

Tips to Limit Spending and Save MoneyI like to share what’s going on in my life here on the blog. Lately, my husband and I have been doing some serious budget talk. I would say that of the two of us, I’m definitely more of a spender. To be honest, having a blog doesn’t help. Today I thought I’d share some tips that help me limit spending. Read More

What Happened When We Gave Up TV


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Happy Easter! I hope you had a wonderful weekend. We love the celebration of Easter, and I’ve always thought it was a perfect way to start spring. In preparation for Easter, we usually participate in Lent and the act of giving something up. I know that this can be a little controversial- I’ve seen a blogger get chastised for giving up a certain food for Lent. I’d like to start by saying that I’m not trying to give any advice, or trying to be a holy example of anything with this post. However, this year my husband and I both gave up TV and Netflix for lent. I’ve had a few weeks of life without, and I thought I’d share a little bit about what life is like after giving up TV- because we decided not to go back. Read More