travel adventures: turks and caicos

travel adventures: turks and caicos

We just got back from a dreamy family vacation in Turks and Caicos! We decided to go to the beach for Winnie’s 3rd birthday and as a little family vacation. We love going to new places, and hadn’t been to Turks and Caicos, but heard it was incredible. And truly…WOW! It was SO stunning! White sand beaches, crystal clear water – just perfect all around. In this blog post, I’m going to share all the details on our trip! QUICK LOGISTICS/OVERVIEW FLIGHTS / We flew from Nashville to Providenciales, Turks and Caicos, with a connection in Atlanta. Providenciales, also called Provo, is the main island […]

Lucy’s 5th Safari-Inspired Birthday Party!

Lucy’s 5th Safari-Inspired Birthday Party!

I’m so excited to be sharing a huge, detailed blog post about Lucy’s FIFTH birthday party! We’ve been planning this party for months and it was such a labor of love from sooo many people. 💛 It was so fun to be creative and get lost in tiny, festive details and bring Lucy’s vision to life. Here’s all the details on Lucy’s cheetah-inspired safari party! 🐅🐘🦓🐆🦒 THEME + INSPIRATION Lucy told me months ago she wanted her 5th birthday to be ‘cheetah themed’ and we decided to just…go for it! Instead of just leaning into cheetah, I leaned into a more broad ‘colorful, safari, party […]

Cute Toddler Girls Swimsuits Under $40

Cute Toddler Girls Swimsuits Under $40

We’re gearing up for a beach + pool vacation in a couple weeks, and I’ve been eyeing some new swimwear for the girls! Yes, I know we are far from summer and usual warm weather, but the girls also wear swimsuits regularly for swim lessons and have outgrown many that we have. I  found so many cute toddler girl swimsuits options, all under $40! Actually, most of them are under $25, with just a few shared below closer to $35-40. Without further ado, here’s 16 super cute toddler girls swimsuits under $40. ONE PIECE SWIMSUITS Seashell 1-Piece Swimsuit Sea Creatures 1-Piece Swimsuit Peach 1-Piece Swimsuit […]

Planning a Puppy Party: Food & Dessert

Planning a Puppy Party: Food & Dessert

Lucy and Winnie’s ‘Adopt a Puppy Party’ continues to be one of my top posts and I  always get a lot of questions about how I  put the party together! I’m going to share a few new blog posts recapping different elements of the party. Today – I’m chatting all about the dog-themed food + dessert tables! You can find my original puppy party blog post here, and blog posts about the adopt a puppy activity here and decor here. THE FOOD TABLE I decided to really lean into the puppy-theme and have fun with it the food! I  wrote the name of everything on […]

Planning a Puppy Party: The Decor

Planning a Puppy Party: The Decor

I’ve received so many questions and positive feedback on the girls’ puppy party and wanted to do deep dive blog posts about different elements of the party! Today – I’m chatting all about decor from the party! You can find my original puppy party blog post here, and blog posts about the adopt a puppy activity here and food and dessert here. THE DECOR The food and the adopt-a-puppy activity really was the the main ‘decor’ elements of the party.  I had this customized Adopt a Puppy sign printed in a large size and outside of the adoption station. I also swapped out the print above the […]

Planning a Puppy Party: The Activities!

Planning a Puppy Party: The Activities!

Lucy and Winnie’s ‘Adopt a Puppy Party’ continues to be one of my top posts and I’m going to share detailed blog posts about different elements of the party. Today, I’ll be sharing about the main party activity — the ‘Adopt a Puppy’ area of the party! You can find my original puppy party blog post here, and blog posts about the puppy party food + dessert here and decor here. THE ACTIVITIES We turned our guest room into an “Adopt a Puppy” area! This dog adoption activity was a huge hit ✨🐾  Here’s how it worked: 1. Pick out your puppy 🐶 I ordered […]