• Lurie Gardens - Chicago

    Our Chicago City Guide

    We are counting down our final days here in Chicago, so I thought I would share a Chicago City Guide to share all of our favorite spots.

  • Stay at Home Mom Schedule

    I searched high and low for a stay at home mom schedule that seemed reasonable for me to follow when I took a leave of absence from medical school to focus on my health and a new baby. After doing…

  • Father's Day Gift Guide

    Best Father’s Day Gift Ideas for Every Dad

    Father’s Day is just around the corner! If you’re looking for gifts for the special dads in your life, check out this guide. I’ve got ideas for all kinds of dads: New Dads, Techy Dads, Fashion-Forward Dads, Outdoorsy Dads, Weekend…

  • Mother’s Day Gift Guide

    Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and this will actually be my first Mother’s Day as a mother. To celebrate mothers at all stages and ages, I have organized this Mother’s Day Gift Guide for easy shopping.

  • Celebrating Earth Day with Five Eco Friendly Products

    Here at Patience & Pearls, we are celebrating Earth Day with five eco friendly products that are easy options to introduce your household to a sustainable lifestyle. While we try to be very careful with certain things, like minimizing water…

  • Christmas Cookie Recipe Round-Up

    The Christmas Cookie Recipe Round-Up is here! I have curated five highly-rated recipes from food bloggers around the internet to help inspire you to try a new Christmas Cookie recipe this holiday season.

  • womens holiday gift guide

    Women’s Holiday Gift Guide

    The Patience & Pearls Women’s Christmas Gift Guide 2020 is here! This simplified guide is great for those of us looking to shop for our moms, sisters, besties, and other women in our lives.

  • Easy Apple Cobbler Recipe

    Fall is here, which means it’s time for an Easy Apple Cobbler recipe! This is a great way to use up all of those apples you picked.