Dear baby girl, Where do I start? All week long I’ve been having false labor pains, and I go to bed each night hoping that night or the next day is when I’ll finally get to meet you earthside. Your dad and I can’t stop thinking about you. About what (or should I say who)… Read More
Marriage has come with plenty of challenges for us lately. Moving states in my 3rd trimester to live with my parents being a big one. Making that decision together was also a big challenge for us and our marriage. We had to listen to each other and work together in ways we never had. And… Read More
Our hearts are breaking, but yet there is this huge wave of peace and relief coming over us as we make this announcement and take this incredibly massive leap of faith. The Jouberts are moving to Utah. We have experienced challenge after challenge the last 5 months, and everything recently came to a breaking point.… Read More
We got the best Christmas of our lives on Christmas Eve during our gender reveal.
A little Joub-BEAR cub is coming!
We’ve been living in a bonus room turned studio apartment and have LOVED it. It’s been the perfect little place for the two of us as we start our lives together. However, it’s not very glamorous at times.
How feeling lost in my marriage prompted me to redefine myself AND my blog.
Summer is FLYING by! And it’s been so incredibly hot here in Portland that all I’ve been wanting to wear is ALL THE LOOSE FITTING clothes. This dress has been perfect. I love the ruffled hem and I can wear sandals, booties OR heels to dress it up/down. Life has been crazy lately with… Read More
One of my VERY FAVORITE things about summer/early fall is all of the farmers markets. I love just walking around soaking in the atmosphere…tasting all of the yummy treats, buying produce, petting ALL the dogs…you get the idea. My husband and I recently went to the Hillsboro Farmers Market (the city does one downtown on… Read More
I used to kind of think it strange when a couple would take photos together and call them “family photos.” But now that I’m married — and we don’t have kids yet — I get it. Because Cristian is my family. It helps that he’s also my best friend.