Category Archives: Life Adventures

musings on marriage, home life, family and more

If you follow The Day’s Design on Instagram, then you may have seen me share 2017’s best of nine. These are my nine most loved posts from the year by my followers.  As I was looking through those 9 little squares, I was actually pretty facinated by the results.  There were posts and moments from […]

This time of year is busy.  Not in the same way the wedding season wears me down, but in a entirely different family gathering every weekend and endless hours spent on my own holiday decor type of way.  And then for some reason we had a baby in November and her birthday falls on Thanksgiving […]

We did it, we survived wedding season.  And by “we” I mean my family and myself.  While there are certainly other “we’s” I could be referring to, this is without doubt the most challenging part of wedding season, juggling weddings with personal life and trying to keep everyone in the household afloat.  When I sit […]

An embarrassingly long time ago, I started to share a vision of what my home studio space would look like (you can reminisce with me here).  We had ordered flooring, done lots of dreaming and scheming and I thought that I would begin to see the fruition of the vision.  The reality of the situation […]

Last month Josh and I celebrated 7 years of marriage. I was asked what the secret is.  I don’t really think there’s a secret to making a marriage last but if I had to sum it up, I might use words like stubbornness or persistence.   You have to refuse to give up, even when the […]