A Work + Life Update!

If you read my last pregnancy update, I included a little surprise at the end – I got a second job! I shared a really short version of the story there, but I wanted to share a little bit more about…

Celebrating My 24th Birthday!

On July 20 I turned 24 and was incredibly spoiled by my family and friends! A huge thank you to all of you who wished me a happy birthday. It seriously means so much to me! I love when I know people…

Having Tea Together | Vol. 16

Hey, friends. We haven’t gotten tea together in awhile! Every month, I meet up with Erin and friends and we just talk life. What’s going on lately, what we’re struggling with, the good, the bad, and the ugly. No filter…

Guess what? I’m pregnant!

Yep, you read that correctly! Tyler and I are super excited to announce that Baby Van Ert will be making his or her appearance around early November. Now that the initial shock has worn off and it’s not a secret…

Having Tea Together | Vol. XV

If we were having tea together, I’d drive us both to the nearest Starbucks and get a peach green tea lemonade. Mostly because the weather has been beautiful lately, but also because I would drink them every day of my life…

Having Tea Together | Vol. XIIII

If we were drinking tea together, I would probably get something iced. It’s still cold here in the northwoods, but the sun has been shining and the ice is slowly melting off our driveway. It makes me feel like Spring is…