Category Archives: Favorite Things

15 Books I’ve Read and Loved

15 Books I’ve Read and Loved

I can’t remember the last time I picked up my knitting needles and created anything out of yarn, or pulled out my spray paint except to loan it to my neighbor, or  redecorated a wall after searching pinterest for ideas. I did try my hand at making gigantic hair bows for the girls, with medium…Continue Reading

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At the Breakfast Table

At the Breakfast Table

Someone once said, “Tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it, yet.” (Anne of Green Gables, to be exact) And something about breakfast with a cute little crew of people illustrates that so well…gathered around the table all sleepy eyed and hungry, mostly fresh with a little bit of crank pot thrown in to liven…Continue Reading

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Our Trip to Japan in a Nutshell

Our Trip to Japan in a Nutshell

It’s been such a long time since I’ve written anything on this blog that I almost forgot my password! Between our family being sick off and on for a month (my diagnosis: we got sick from the dang Bluebell ice cream that was recalled for containing listeria), and traveling, and just being a little bit…Continue Reading

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The Best Broccoli Salad Ever

The Best Broccoli Salad Ever

I got this recipe from a friend several years ago after she made it for me and I couldn’t stop eating it. So I’ve made it exactly as she wrote it all these years. And it’s delicious. But at our last Community Group gathering we decided to cook dinner, and so we dug around the…Continue Reading

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Notes from the Weekend

Notes from the Weekend

We partied… On Friday night we had Julia’s birthday party at a trampoline park, like crazy people. I was actually slightly nervous about this party because it’s the only party I’ve ever hosted where parents actually have to sign their life away in order for their daughter to be admitted. And we all must be…Continue Reading

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A Few of My Favorite Things// All About the Totes

Not too long ago I was on the hunt for the perfect tote. And by hunt, I mean the kind of hunt that causes me to whine about it every day to my husband, uttering complaints about the perfect tote not being out there, wishing my life was easier. (of course I jest…) I am…Continue Reading

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