a modern family blog

Month: May 2017

whole30 week 1 recap & why I’m doing it

whole30 week 1 recap & why I’m doing it

Wow. Week one of the Whole30 kind of went by fast. Wait, first let me take a step back. A week ago I started the Whole30. There quite a few reasons, and I’ve been wanting to do one for a while. It just happened to […]

nordstrom half-yearly sale {legit mom style}

nordstrom half-yearly sale {legit mom style}

i’ve gone through so much of this dang sale, and picked my favorites for ladies fashion. i have quite a few of these pieces myself, so can speak of the love personally. other stuff i’m just loving. most of these pieces are pretty timeless and […]

this shit is bananas {b-a-n-a-n-a-s)

this shit is bananas {b-a-n-a-n-a-s)

Don’t tell me you don’t sing the song every time you have to spell the damn word. Bananas. You do. B-A-N-A-N-A-S. And if you don’t, you’re legit missing out because it makes spelling fun. Or you’re too young for this reference and I kind of […]

because a pillow can make us happy {and i don’t feel bad about it}

because a pillow can make us happy {and i don’t feel bad about it}

the last thing i need to do is buy home stuff for this house. but it’s a strange thing. i mean i know we’re moving. i know i’ll want to decorate the new place, and perhaps totally differently. but, i actually live here now. and […]

pineapple mango salsa {recipe}

pineapple mango salsa {recipe}

this is hands-down my favorite spring/summer condiment. i put it on everything. tacos, chips, chicken, veggies, salad. literally every meal if i have some in the fridge. really simple to make, and keeps well for a few days in the fridge (even gets better with […]