Shelby is a wife and mom of 2 boys, Foster (2016) & Fowler (2018). She recently opened a real estate brokerage and is a work from home Broker who loves documenting her real life Real Estate adventures with babies in tow. She has a love of helping people and putting a smile on their face whenever she can. She never takes life too seriously, and can find humor in just about anything (even if that's cleaning up baby blowouts on her lap in the backseat in between home showings). Formerly a Heritage Hall preschool teacher, she enjoys spending her free time at home doing learning activities with her kids that fill the teacher part of her heart. If she's not playing with her boys or selling homes, you can find her doing home projects with her husband Jacob at their farmhouse in Guthrie!

From Teacher to Mom… A Lesson in Grace

Prior to having children of my own, I was a teacher. I had no little children of my own at home to care for in the evenings, and I basically took care of myself...

If Two is Company, is Three REALLY a Crowd?

Three has been my favorite number for as long as I can remember. I pick 3 on any type of lottery game, and anytime someone says "pick a number 1 through....." I pick 3....

Just Write the Letter

In the wise words of Cody Johnson: "If you got a chance, take it, take it while you got a chance If you got a dream, chase it, 'cause a dream won't chase you back" Coincidentally, this...
St. Patrick's Day

Lessons in Leprechauns

Happy March, friends! In the event you find your child summoning you for help building a leprechaun trap tonight, please heed the advice in this post.  Last week, my five-year-old son brought home a note...

Mamas, Nobody but You Knows What’s Best for Your Child

You know what nobody tells you when you become a mom? Among other things, nobody tells you that once you have kids, you will question EVERY. SINGLE. DECISION. you make from here on out....

Best Christmas Lights Around the Metro

One of our favorite family traditions is to drive around with hot chocolate on Christmas Eve and look at Christmas lights! I think we all deserve to see as much light as possible this...

Working Hard and Loving Well: Lessons From My Five Year Old

The other day was my son's turn to be the leader at school. He's five and in Pre-K, so being the leader for the day is basically the equivalent of being the President of...

Stop Sweating the Small Stuff, Mamas

As my 5.5 year old so lovingly reminded me the other day... I'm old. 32 years old to be exact. Apparently, with the ripe old age of 32 comes the ability to let go...

2021 Pumpkin Patch Fun – Our 5 Favorite Patches!

It's that time of year.... the pumpkin patches are almost here! If you love cooler weather, sweaters, all things pumpkin spice, and fall family fun, then this guide is for you! We've rounded up some of...

Creating Memories Worth Repeating: Our Trip to Branson

Did you grow up vacationing somewhere with your family every year? Is there one place that you can always visit that takes you straight back to your childhood and make you feel like a...

5 Things NOT to Do When Your Child Starts Pre-K

Summer is ending and the school season is near! If you're like me, you're probably having some mixed emotions about your little ones heading back to school this year. On the one hand, I'm...

I’m Excited My Kids are Starting School, and I Feel Guilty About It

It's getting closer and closer to the start of school, and to be honest, I'm a little sad about it.  But if I'm being REALLY honest, I'm probably not sad for the reasons you're thinking.  I'm...