The madness is underway! I could hardly sleep last night and as soon as Kyle’s alarm went off at 5:59am I sprang out of bed to grab my laptop to start shopping. Yes, the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale—Early Access–began at 2:00am my time but this chick valued those extra 4 hours more than the select few […]

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Fitness trackers are everywhere right now. But seriously…take a look at peoples’ wrists and I swear over 75% of them have on some sort of fitness tracker. I love the idea of them because it’s a great way to set small, daily goals and keep track of how you performed each day. Up until about […]

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{Denim, Tee & Sneakers from last year’s sale} {Sweater & Denim from last year’s sale} {Booties from last year’s sale} {Top & Denim from last year’s sale} {Vest, Tee & Denim from last year’s sale!} It’s ALMOST time for my favorite sale of the year! I seriously get just almost as excited for the Nordstrom […]

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#1 Zucchini Chicken Enchiladas Boats Honestly hell may have frozen over on Sunday evening because Kyle–yes, my husband Kyle–asked me if we could do my ‘cleanse’ again. Uhmmm, what!? I’d like to think his request was because he’s finally on-board with a healthy lifestyle but I have a feeling it has a little bit more […]

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Jumpsuit Happy day before the 4th of July! Hopefully most, if not all, of you have today off from work & are enjoying the extended weekend. For those of you who aren’t so lucky, do some online shopping to ease your pain! šŸ˜‰ There are so many good sales going on right now and it’s […]

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#1 Cauliflower-based Smoothies I cannot believe I only discovered adding cauliflower to smoothies a few months ago. I’ve been completely missing out! And ever since I’ve posted smoothie recipe & combos on my Insta storiesĀ and Snapchat {@kristinkruse} it seems like I haven’t been the only not on the veggie’s bandwagon. It adds a creamy texture, […]

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So much love this weekend. SO MUCH. My heart was overflowing with joy for a solid 36 hours this past weekend as I watched my SIL, Lindsey, marry her best friend. The outpouring of love for the two of them was evident from 1,000 miles away and there weren’t many dry eyes during their ceremony–except […]

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Today I’m introducing y’all to Doug! {This is his ‘I can pose for blog pictures too‘ look! Can’t even deal hahaha!} Meet my dad. He’s awesome. Along with my Mama, he’s raised 4 daughters. No, he does not have any boys. No, he does not need your sympathy because he did not have a son. […]

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#1 The Easiest Breakfast. Ever. Cute title for my ‘food’ portion of today’s post huh?! HA. I’m over a week & a half into my Whole 30 diet and while I have made some non-Whole30-approved choices, I’ve been pretty dang good if I do say so myself. I’ve also discovered that despite my sweet tooth, […]

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It’s time for a new Instagram Roundup! These are some of my most asked for and viewed blog posts so I figured I was a bit overdue in sharing one. With Spring seemingly WAY behind us here in Omaha, my outfits are becoming lighter & more minimal each day. Clearly in the photos below you […]

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