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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Sprinkle Joy.

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

July 24, 2019

How are you one already? It's like I blinked and we're here - celebrating this enormous milestone.  

One year ago tonight, I was on my way to the hospital for the second time. Labor was growing and I was WISHING for a few more centimeters. It was a long night going...

July 5, 2019

I wish I could slow down time. I can't believe we are already planning your first birthday! I look at pictures from your first few weeks at home and it's incredible to see how much you've grown. 

Sweet M - you have found your voice. Your are the sweetest baby with fire...

May 25, 2019

Celebrating 10 months with this little girl. Trying to grab a picture is getting harder and harder.

Sweet M - you are learning so many new things. Finger foods, waving hello, ear tubes, growth spurts, refusing to crawl - instead a personalized scoot, prefer walking with...

April 24, 2019

9 months old! What?!

Trying to snap the perfect photo is getting harder and harder.

You’re curious, have started the best happy squeal, love paper (just like you’re mom), have two bottom teeth, love veggies especially carrots and have finally started a small interest in...

April 1, 2019

“You are a child of god. You are wonderfully made. Dearly loved. And precious in his sight.” Psalm 139 

We asked my best friend Mallory to be Madeleine's godmother. I just know they are going to have the most special bond and I look forward to Mal being a great friend a...

February 24, 2019

M - you are 7 months old today!

Time is flying. You are busy rolling over and trying and learning to like different foods. You love to eat paper, continue to teeth abd have gotten through your 4th ear infection this winter. You love your brother more than anything and w...

January 26, 2019

6 month photos are way more fun with brother.

I can’t believe we are already celebrating your half birthday (of course this post is a few days late because it’s true what they say about any kid born after #1...)

Baby girl, you wake up smiling and happy to start your day....

December 17, 2018

Baby Girl - 

You are so beautiful. I look at you in awe each day. I love your smiles. Your laughs. (yep, you are laughing now!). You are such a sweet, happy person, it is such a joy watching you grow each month. 

Here's what you've been up to lately: 

Your First Thanksgiv...

November 16, 2018

1. Daycare - You're doing so well at daycare and we absolutely love your teachers. Miss. Jaime and Miss. Brittany love you so much already. It's so nice to have such amazing people taking care of you each day. They really go above and beyond to make you comfortable and...

October 11, 2018

Sweet Baby M, 

You are 10 weeks old (and 11 when I finally publish this blog post...)  I started getting emotional this morning. I looked at you and realized I only have a little over a week left with you at home. The past two months have been wonderful, exciting, sleep...

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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.