Hi everyone. I just wanted to let you know that psots over the next few weeks will probably be very sporadic. I had surgery on Tuesday and now I am in recovery. The surgery went very well and everyone is fine, but the recovery is a lot more difficult than I had anticipated. I am … More Recovery – Back Soon
. . .Like Christmas! I know, now you have the song stuck in your head, huh? Sorry about that. But seriously, it’s true: Halloween candy is long gone and all the stores have their Christmas displays up and running. And we can debate and lament over whether or not it is “too early” to decorate … More It’s Beginning to Look a Lot. . .
I am so thankful for the blessings showered upon my family this week. We successfully moved into a new apartment, bigger than our old one and on the ground floor (no more stairs! YAY!) We had family and friends show up to pack boxes, carry furniture, and play with Little Man and Little Lady. We … More So Thankful
Hope you all enjoy a safe, fun, cute Halloween. Remember to save some candy Twix to eat after the kids go to bed! P.S. Starting tomorrow, it’s all about anticipating Thanksgiving and Christmas! Hooray!
If you look at some of the awesome food blogs out there, like this and this, you will see plenty of Halloween-themed treats. Some that are cute and fun, like this. Some that are icky and that I personally don’t understand why anyone would want to make and eat. But in case you were waiting … More (Lack of) Halloween Treats
One of the biggest challenges for me in homekeeping has been learning how to be flexible. By nature, I am a very structured, organized, make-a-plan-and-stick-to-it kind of person. In my former job in the technical field, this was a good thing. In homekeeping with little ones, not so much. I’ve needed to soften that rigid … More Flexibility
I think the small seemingly insignificant moments in life are just as important as the big occasions with all the fanfare. It’s easier to remember the big things, but I really want to remember the special “small” things as well. That’s part of the reason I started this blog, actually; to document some of the … More Little Moments