Natalie Ivory

Natalie Ivory is a University of Iowa grad who grew in Traer, a small Iowa town. She spent time living in Des Moines and Dayton, OH before relocating back to Cedar Rapids where she’s lived for 6 years. She loves her job in marketing/communications at ACT, Inc and is pursuing her MBA. Natalie has been married to Greg since 2011, and their first son, Leo, was born in the summer of 2014, 7 years to the day after they first met. Baby #2, George, was born in October 2016 making them a happy little family of 4.

A Letter to my Pre-Baby Friends

Dear Friend, Hey there! Remember me? I'm the girl who used to love being the life of the party, the one who would make sure to send you birthday cards (sometimes even on time), would...

Surviving Road Trips with a Toddler {It’s possible!}

Before our son was born, my husband and I used to take road trips all the time. We'd pack up the car after work on Friday, pick a direction, and easily drive hours away to visit...

The KonMari Method of Tidying…Mom Style

It’s that time of year again! The snow is gone and the weather is getting warmer, which means it is time to get ready to fling the windows open and start “spring cleaning”. Every...