I am 29 years old today. Until two days ago, I forgot my birthday was this week. I feel both retrospective and future focused. This past year was very out of my control and that's not something I handle well. We finally kicked off our parenthood journey. We felt a ton of professional and financial pressure. … Continue reading The Last 366 Days in My 20s
Hello! If you're reading this you've made it to Tuesday. Way to go! I like how Kristen did a coffee date-brain dump recently. I've had a lot going on so I figured I'd do the same and we could all just catch up today. I will be having some hot coffee with a splash of … Continue reading Things On My Mind
October 20th marks five years of blogging at Life as Louise. I had blogs before this one, but this is my most successful, longstanding blog. Five years feels like forever, but it also barely feels like anything. I love writing and that's why I started a blog. I scrapbook, so I wasn't in it for … Continue reading 5 Years of Blogging
Today is Show Us Your Books Day with Steph and Jana, and I have nothing to show for it. Between travel and baby and losing Lylee and life, September was the biggest clustercuss of my existence. I'm glad that month is over and I appreciate October being a little gentler. Happy Anniversary to the link-up!! … Continue reading What I Read…
Thank you for all the love this week. It's meant so much ♥ I want things to just feel normal & they don't yet. I'll be fine, then think about how Ly's stocking is packed away, ready to affect me come Christmas time. She used to go upstairs and nap every. single. time. I made … Continue reading Birthday Month Wishlist
I don't want to write this but I use my blog to record moments in my life and this past week was definitely a moment. Albeit a real sh*tty one. If you follow me on IG or we're friends on Facebook, you know that our sweet sassy soft lovable Lylee Bear passed away on Saturday … Continue reading I don’t want to write this.
Ok, technically Monday was the start of fall but I've been celebrating since Sept. 1 so whatever. I live by my own rules. Before we dive into fall let's check out how summer went... Summer Goals Finish cleaning out room & paint nursery Organize basement Read and finish 3/4 of Erin’s Book Challenge Find out … Continue reading IT’S FALL!!! (Goals Update Q3)