Not Always Happenstance by Rachael Anderson


This is the second of 12 books in the Power of the Matchmaker Series. Each book can be read as a stand alone. I am loving this matchmaker series. I liked Broken Things To Mend, the first book in the series, and this second installment held up to my expectations. I love the characters. Lani…

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Easy Meal Plans Using Gatheredtable #mynewdinnerroutine


Meal planning is the absolute last thing on my to do list each day. More times than not I am scrambling to think of something that I have all the ingredients for that my kids will also eat.  Why do I do this to myself? I try crock pot meals every so often, but I…

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Healthy Decisions And A 30 Day Challenge

Natures Bounty HSN

This year I have set a personal goal to take care of my body and feel better physically.  This isn’t a resolution (my resolution is to get my kids to school on time in the morning).  I am sure everyone has these ideas and resolutions at the beginning of the year and quickly abandon them. …

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Valentines Day Gifts for Her

Valentines Gifts For Her

Valentines Day is coming up!  And while people usually buy gifts I find they are usually really personal (ahem) or something really specific that a person needs.  However, I like to celebrate the season by embracing the colors in the things that surround me. Notebooks, scarfs, water bottles, and even a fun throw pillow can…

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Girl Weekend At Big Horn Meadows Radium

Big Horn Meadows Resort

A few weeks ago I got the chance to escape the family and head on a girls weekend to Radium, British Columbia.  It seems like such a small and simple thing to do, but for me it never ends up being that way. I took baby Hayes with me, but had to arrange someone to take…

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What To Watch On Netflix #streamteam


When we netflix (I love that its now a verb) we tend to watch one show completely until its one. AKA binge watch an entire series. While driving with my husband we were having a really deep and personal conversation (hahaha) about our favorite shows to binge watch.  We both agreed that we love that Netflix allows…

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Mason Jar Fairy Lights #12MonthsofDIY

Mason Jar Fairy Lights via Brooklyn Berry Designs

I am in love with all things fairy lights these days so I decided to make my own mason jar fairy lights.  I love how pretty they look and the ambiance they add to my home in these cold winter days.  They are the perfect thing to add to your home after taking down the…

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Brooklyn Berry Designs – Favorite Posts 2015

Ice Cream Sundae Party

It always amazes me how long a week can feel, but looking back it feels like time just flies by.  Something that happened 6 months ago feels like yesterday.  And yet this afternoon will never end.  Time is such a funny thing. I decided that in my efforts to be a real blogger, I wanted…

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Gifts For Home Design Fans

Gifts For Home Design

Whether you are looking for a last-minute gift idea or want to buy something for yourself (hey, its time to use those gift cards you got for presents!) here are some great gift ideas for the designer / artistic person / home design fan in your life.  Or you! Annie Sloan Home Fragrance Collection – This candle scent…

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Last Minute Gift Ideas #PLAYSKOOLCREW

My Little Pony Castle

We loved and played with the Playskool My Little Pony sets as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #PLAYSKOOLCREW Last minute gift ideas are the only thing on my mind these days, and the most fun gifts to pick up are the toys you don’t get to buy for your own children.  In my instance…

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DIY Quote Pillow #SecretCricutSanta

DIY Quote Pillow

Its hitting crunch time for gift ideas.  If there are a few people left on your list and you are running out of ideas, cash, or time then a great DIY project you can finish in a night is a great alternative. I am participating in a secret santa gift exchange with other Cricut bloggers,…

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