Sprinkle Joy.

A little here.  A little there.  A little everywhere. 

October 2, 2018

October 1 is here and the weather is finally starting to feel like Fall. Last night we had chili for dinner and it just started feeling like the cold months are upon us.  Before it gets too snowy and cold - I made my Fall to-do wish list. What's on your list? 

1. Visit...

August 20, 2018

Madeleine Elizabeth Patricia Tesar

Born July 24, 2018 at 11:31 a.m. 

6 lbs. 13 oz.

19 inches long 

Full head of hair.  10 fingers. 10 toes. Absolutely perfect. 

Your Birthday Story (in a nut shell): Wow. You're here!! We are so happy to welcome you to this world and to...

September 5, 2017

What a fun weekend.  

We spent the last several days back home with family.  From catching up over breakfast and intimate dinners to celebrating my in-laws 25th wedding anniversary, cheering on the Hawks and taking family photos - it was great to catch up with some of m...

June 6, 2015

Today I celebrate 5 years of marriage to my best friend.  I don’t know how I got so lucky to snag him up a long time ago, but we have created a wonderful life together.  I’m proud of where we are, our accomplishments and the family we have created.

To celebrate 5 y...

November 15, 2013

Tiffany and Dave are such a beautiful couple – it would only make sense that they have a beautiful wedding day. Despite a little rain in the morning (hey, it’s

November 13, 2013

I had the pleasure last weekend to spend some quality time in Florida with some of my favorite people as we helped celebrate the marriage of Tiffany and Dave.T

August 15, 2013

We continue our vacation recap with more fun from California. You can catch Part 1 here.

We spent Saturday at Long Beach.  Tim and I wanted a little beach time to enjoy the sun and I love time reading a good book.  It was a little windy but our cute little umbrella surv...

June 21, 2011

Dad, thank you for:

  1. Never missing a game or show choir performance.

  2. Always brushing my crazy curly hair and getting me to school on time.

  3. Telling me on a regular basis how proud you are of me.

  4. Teaching me how to drive.

  5. Moving me across country, o...

May 12, 2011

Happy Mother’s Day weekend everyone! I hope all of you can celebrate with the special women in your life. I’d like to dedicate this post to one woman in particular – my mom. I feel like the luckiest girl in the world to have the mom that I do.  She is one of the kindes...

April 25, 2011

What a fun Easter weekend.  Pat and Rick came to visit us and we had a BLAST!  We enjoyed great meals out in Valparaiso and a fun Saturday filled with walking around The Dunes and shopping in Michigan City.

Doesn’t it look like we live near the ocean?  We’ll just p...

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Mom to Teddy and Madeleine. Wife to Tim. Designer. I LOVE: cooking | baking, entertaining family & friends,
unknown travel destinations, a good book, positive words, photography, and the occasional martini.

Hi, I'm Liz

I'm a midwestern girl who lives in Iowa with my amazing husband, Tim and our incredible son Theodore.  I love to cook, entertain family and friends, visit unknown travel destinations, and enjoy the occasional martini.  


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