Beautiful Baby Shower on a Budget

Thanks to Pinterest and Instagram, the pressure to make every party picture perfect is so real. It’s tempting to go all out with lush floral arrangements, photo booths, and food that matches the theme. While all of that is wonderful, it can get expensive. My sister is due to make […]

Continue Reading

Monday Funday Facts

It’s Monday! I thought I would do something fun and different to celebrate a new week. If you’re one of my few readers not related to me, I thought I would let you get to know me a little better by sharing some fun facts about myself. I encourage you […]

Continue Reading

Wednesday Wishlist

The week is already half over! Can you believe it? Those three day weekends sure make for a good week! Every Wednesday I am going to be posting a Wednesday Wishlist. The list will include a few items on my wishlist and a few items I have tried myself and think […]

Continue Reading

How to Create a Home Office on a Budget

Hello all! Welcome to the new and improved Jess-Because! If you’ve never been here, welcome and if you’re returning, welcome back! As I announced on my Facebook page, I transitioned my website from a personal blog with personal essays to more of a lifestyle blog with a twist. The most […]

Continue Reading

He Doesn’t Give me Butterflies

My husband and I have been together for three years (married for almost two). We have been through a lot in that short amount of time; we often joke that it feels more like it’s been ten years. Normally when people say things like that it’s a bad thing, but […]

Continue Reading