Lacy Stroessner

Lacy is a wife, mom, teacher, and dreamer, determined to live a BIG life in a simple way. She writes at Living on Love where she shares inspiration for doing just that. From great recipes and fun projects to adventures in the outdoors and experiences in parenting, Lacy believes in living a meaningful life on a daily basis. In addition to her blog, you can find her on Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest.

7 Baby Items That Are Best to Buy Brand New

With three little ones, we have certainly learned our way around what we really need, and what we don’t. Like most mothers with more than one child, it’s clear we don’t need nearly as much as we thought. Many times, buying secondhand can be the way to go.

But, here are my recommendations for what you should definitely buy NEW for your little one…

A 1st Birthday Party Fit for a King!

I love party planning and am always bookmarking cute ideas to save for the future. I love anything that is unique, especially if most of it is DIY-ed. When I came across Henry’s Golden Birthday Party, I went into serious boy envy. (I have three girls and will probably never have a son.) Everything was done so well, yet so simply.

Click through to see the cute DIY decor of King Henry’s birthday party!

A Donut Themed Birthday Party for Addie

Last weekend, we hosted a donut party for our daughter, Addie! Friends and family came to celebrate our sweet girl’s birthday with donuts and milk! As usual, I did all of the decor myself without spending an arm and a leg. The donut party turned out so cute, so I had to share all of the DIY details with you here!

Click through to see it all…

20+ Thanksgiving Crafts for Little Ones

November is here and I can hardly believe it! With Thanksgiving at the end of the month, we are excited to start doing some Thanksgiving crafts and art projects. The fall season is still in full swing, with beautifully colored leaves and pumpkins galore. I’ve searched the internet to bring you the cutest and most fun Thanksgiving and fall crafts for little ones! Make sure to click through to see them all…

Which Celebrities Were Born on Your November Due Date?

Are you expecting this month? Still trying to think of a name?

Match your due date with these November celebrity birthdays for some fun baby name ideas. From Penn and Joni to Gerard and Scarlett, the celebrity that shares your baby’s potential birthday could also inspire the perfect name!

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