I'm Chrissy

Mama x 3.
Married to my college sweetheart. #WEARE!
Fur mama to one adorable mini goldendoodle
PA to NC transplant.
Once was an RN.
Current lifestyle + brand photographer.


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I wish I was writing from a dirt filled lot that had a foundation started, but sadly, that is not the case. We thought we would be breaking ground the last week of March. The builder said after closing, they would submit for permits, which takes about two weeks, and after that we’d be on […]

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Where to start… I had to go back to my last post to see where we had left off! Ok, so the septic… all of the testing came back good. We didn’t need the fancy system ($$$) hallelujah. However, we weren’t thrilled with how much of our yard was being consumed for the septic tanks […]

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My husband is a HUGE fan of peanut butter desserts. I found this Peanut Butter Lasagna recipe from Spend With Pennies and decided to give it a try for one of his special days a couple of years ago… Yes, I’ve been holding onto this little secret for that long. Also, COVID happened, so that’s […]

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Let’s give a bit shout HOORAY that I even remembered the password to sign into this blog! I haven’t blogged either here, or on my photography website in a LONG time. In fact, I’m just a few weeks short of a year since my last post here. But, that’s ok… this is basically just an […]

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Our Valentine’s Day Book Nook is still a work in progress, though we made a dent this year with three new additions. All of our book nooks have started with books we had that fit the holiday theme, color, etcetera. They were not necessarily books we were excited about having as part of our collection, […]

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Women of Change Bath Bombs: I am SO excited to give these to the girls. They are big fans of the Little People Big Dreams series, so these are a perfect fit! 2. Bamboo Building Blocks: We have legos to boot, but I love this more natural option. Also, way less pieces, haha. 3. Goodnight […]

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Our Halloween book nook is still a work in progress. We started from a back to school/fall/halloween mixture of books, to then school and fall/halloween. Now we finally have enough halloween themed books to fill up our shelf! 1. Gustavo, the Shy Ghost I saw Julie @positivelypearson share this and new I had to have […]

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I knew before I had babies, breastfeeding was going to be the method I chose to feed them. I imagined myself to feed my babies until they were at least six months old, but ideally one year. That was the idea. Breastfeeding Baby #1 Everleigh was my first baby. She was born three days early, […]

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