Monthly Archives

November 2016

  • Parenting

    Turning Turkey Into Cheese Dip

    November 25, 2016

    Man, I’ve got too much to be thankful for and not enough time or space to write it all down for you all to read. Plus, I assume, if you are anything like myself, you are…

  • Pregnancy

    6 Ways to Have an Exhausting Pregnancy

    November 21, 2016

        Get Pregnant This is by far the most effective way to have an uncomfortable and exhausting pregnancy. Being pregnant is hands down tiring in many ways. You are physically and mentally dunzo. There is…

  • Meet the Table Manner's Team, A family photo on the deck of their home

    Meet Table Manners

    November 11, 2016

    Pat Patrick likes to envision us working very stereotypically. In his mind, he pictures me sitting at my laptop blogging while drinking a glass of red and him woodworking and drinking aged whiskey simultaneously. This never pans out…

  • Baby sitting on a rustic farmhouse table next to wicker basket
    Parenting Woodwork

    The Nature of a Name

    November 10, 2016

    The birth of this whole idea started about 2 years ago when I asked Pat to build me a farmhouse table. We lived in an old, unique rental that used to be called “Free House” because…

  • Parenting

    Crushing Hard

    November 8, 2016

    My first crush was in 3rd grade. It went about like a 3rd-grade relationship goes. He got dropped off at school super early like I did and we spent a lot of time waiting for people…

  • Parenting

    Dogs & Babies

    November 7, 2016

    If you don’t already know from my slight obsession with dogs, we have two Goldendoodles. Luna and Gilman. Proper and Goofball. Prim and Psychotic. Yin and Yang. For God’s sake, they are even black and white-ish.…