The One Thing I Bought from the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2018

SHOP THE POST: Sale: my exact pair is sold out, but I’ve linked similar styles in my RewardStyle app for you! Happy Monday, mamas! This post is so overdue which got me thinking about how we, mamas, do so much for our family but we reserve so little time for ourselves (and if you’re a…

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What I Learned in My First Year of Marriage

Hi everyone! So it’s my 1st wedding anniversary and to closeout our first year of marriage I wanted to share some of the things we’ve had to learn to do to make our first year a successful one! Honeymoon blues. It’s a thing and I suffered from this big time. But it didn’t linger long…

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Always Creating Blog X Canvas Vows | Personalized Family Name Sign

SHOP THIS POST: Before we got married I was looking for a personalized canvas design that would have our family name. because we were blending our family it was important to me to have a décor item that would showcase our family name, proudly in our home.  And after searching the internet and coming up…

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What I Wore to Bloggers Brunch at St. Regis, Washington, DC

Hi guys! So this weekend I was invited to one of my favorite DC blogger friend’s birthday party in DC (read about it here). It was such a fun event and I got to see so many amazing blogger friends that I’ve known for a while now and meet new ones! If you want all…

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Always Creating Blog Weekly Recap | DC Blogger Event – Weekend Plans | DC Fashion Blogger

Hi guys, happy Friday! This week has been insane and I’m trying to keep up. How was your week? I’m so ready for the weekend, you guys! This week I was invited to and attend a beautiful DC Blogger Event as one of the first DC tastemakers to to try Maison de Grand Esprit. They…

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My Weekend in Staunton, Virginia + A Mini Visit Guide

As you know, we were out of town for a wedding this past weekend. It was a beautiful, spiritual wedding ceremony with family and friends looking on and the weather was absolutely GORGEOUS, just a perfect Virginia day TBH. {See what I wore to the wedding}. The wedding was on Saturday, but we’d arrived on…

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Navy Blue Polka Dot Maxi Skirt and Statement Sleeves

Our nephew and his fiancé got married this past weekend on what was just a beautiful, perfect Virginia summer day, (CONGRATS to the newlyweds!). It was an emotional and spiritual wedding ceremony with family and friends looking on. Their wedding was our first wedding as husband and wife since we got married last year. It…

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Dear Dahlia Lip Paradise: Ruby, Scarlet, and Adele

Remember a couple of weeks ago when I unboxed these beauties on my Instagram Stories? Thank you, DEAR DAHLIA! I am so excited to finally try on their beautiful lip colors since then. Take a peek at how the different colors looks on me. I have a personal favorite, but tell me which one looks…

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Easy Summer Cocktail – Sparkling ICE Strawberry Kiwi Prosecco Punch

This post is sponsored by Sparkling ICE but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. Every summer I’m always on the hunt for a new and refreshing cocktail to enjoy, this summer is no different. I am excited to partner with Sparkling ICE to bring you one of my favorite summer cocktails to…

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Always Creating Blog Goes Camping in Picturesque Tiny House With Getaway House

Living and working in the Washington, D.C. metro area makes for hectic week days and weekends full of kid/family activities so finding time to getaway is few and far between. As a mom of one busy 6.5-year-old girl, small business owner, and blogging full time, to say my days and evenings are jam packed with…

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This Zara 2-Piece Floral Print Top and Midi Skirt Is Perfect for Summer

HAPPY JULY! Wow, I cannot believe we are halfway through 2018, like where did the time go? What has been your biggest successes and failures so far this year? I remember I wanted to create more content in 2018, especially Insta Stories, which I have been doing so that should count for something, right? Speaking…

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Weekend at Ocean City Beach, Boardwalk Fun, and Riverfront Eats

  As many of you know, Little A is out of kindergarten and soon to be in first grade this fall. To celebrate her milestone and kick-off summer break we took a mommy + me trip out camping with Getaways House then the following weekend we packed up the dogs and headed out to a…

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