The One Day Garden

We are doing something different today. Sunday night we got pizza for dinner and my husband surprised me with a slice of chocolate cake for dessert. Despite knowing what it would do to me, I ate the whole thing around 7:30pm. When I went to bed around 10pm I was not even remotely tired. I […]

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I’m Back!

Hello Friends! I am back! Did you miss me? I missed you all, I missed writing, but in all honesty, I loved my break. It was wonderful. I have a new pattern to be released soon, it has been tested and everything (Thanks Ashleigh!) I am hoping to release it next week. It is going […]

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From Making Do to Making Home

Let’s talk about something a bit more frivolous today. I have been moving towards changing the style of my home from Replaceable Walmart Kitsch to a Vintage Durable Curation. After my second daughter was born last year, I fell into some poor shopping habits. Even though we adjusted our budget I was regularly overspending. As […]

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This Week in the ’21 Garden

Gardening has begun for me. Well, it started, like, a month ago when I began work on my garden beds, but for most gardeners seed starting is the beginning of gardening. We’ll just stick with that. This week is 8 weeks before the last frost. And the day of the second ice storm in a […]

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How To Do All The Things – Part 1

This whole idea of “being on top of your game” in motherhood is a loaded topic. It is also one that I have strong opinions about. And before we get down into it I want to warn you that my opinions are not gently held lambs of encouragement. The friends that mean the most to […]

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My 2020 Holiday Season & Why I am Glad It’s Over

I have been going like a mad woman since October. Seriously. It has been such a contrast to my ’19 holiday season when I was pregnant, sick, and tired. I am a fervent believer that it one should not be constantly on the go. In fact I try not to leave my house more than […]

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