A Simple Journey

Healthy Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Muffins & Kindergarten Roundup

Healthy Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Muffins & Kindergarten Roundup

It feels just like yesterday that I was registering my first born, Sophie, for kindergarten. She was so excited and ready to spread her wings. Sending her off to school was a bittersweet moment, but I knew it was the natural progression of life. For […]

Cheers & Beers Celebration

Cheers & Beers Celebration

Well a lot has been happening in the Marier household this past week. Not only have I taken on a “new” (and returning) business venture with Wildtree organics (which I LOVE), but hubby celebrated his 30th birthday! There is something about reaching thirty that signifies […]

Goodbye 2016. Hello 2017.

Goodbye 2016. Hello 2017.

All I have to say is WOW… 2016 has been a crazy wonderful year filled with many ups and downs. Time is such a funny thing. When you are in it, you feel that the days are long and that those moments will last forever. […]

Facing pregnancy after a miscarriage…

Facing pregnancy after a miscarriage…

I sat there in silence, waiting for the stick to show the results. I felt guilty. Guilty, because here I was hiding in the bathroom, while my husband was is the next room unaware. I needed a moment alone to process my emotions. As the […]

Making family traditions that your children will remember.

Making family traditions that your children will remember.

Holiday traditions lay at the heart of my family. My mother raised me with a love of traditions that were passed down from her mother.  It is amazing how these simple little traditions define my childhood. They are the reason that I look forward to […]

How to host a holiday cookie exchange.

How to host a holiday cookie exchange.

    I have to say that I am truly blessed to live in one of the most amazing neighborhoods. We are the neighborhood that does bonfires, community parties, summer playdates, block parties and more! When I tell others about how some of my closest […]

A Fairytale Wedding in the Woods

A Fairytale Wedding in the Woods

This past weekend, I had the honor of being the Maid-of-Honor for one of my oldest and dearest friends. Megan and I have known each other since second grade and I can honestly say she’s always been there for me through all of my life’s […]

#BrideTribe: Megan’s Last Fling Before the Ring

#BrideTribe: Megan’s Last Fling Before the Ring

This past weekend we celebrated one of my best friends Megan’s bachelorette party! As the maid-of-honor, it can seem overwhelming to plan a party that everyone will enjoy. Megan made is so easy, thankfully she is very easy going. We decided to plan a more […]

A Life in Perspective.

A Life in Perspective.

  What is about funerals that make you reflect on your own life? This past week, my family and I laid to rest a close member of my family, my great uncle. He was a very sweet and quiet man. Throughout my childhood, I can […]

So Much Can Change In A Month.

So Much Can Change In A Month.

All I have to say is wow…. When I started this little blog of mine, just a little over a MONTH ago, I never could have imagined the support I would receive. I started out by putting my miscarriage story out there, hoping someone could possibly […]



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