Monthly Archives

September 2017

  • Woodwork

    Fireplace Room Reno

    September 29, 2017

    When I first saw this house on Realtor.com I was drawn to this living room, but I didn’t really like anything else about the home. I am a sucker for a fireplace. Cozy, cold nights around…

  • Parenting

    A(Noah)ther Birth Story

    September 27, 2017

    The title. I had to. It was too easy. Birthing Noah was not. That shit was so much more painful the second time around. Here’s his “Welcome to our Shitshow” story. I just finished the school…

  • Meal Planning

    Weekly Meal Prep 6

    September 25, 2017

    Monday funday over here! Is that such a thing? Well, we’ve successfully made this fudge recipe this morning and no one had a tantrum, not even me. I added heath bits on top of it because…

  • Weekend Vibes

    Weekend Vibes

    September 22, 2017

    The only thing gettin’ lit this weekend are my fall scented candles.   Birthday Afterthoughts My sister made me this overly thoughtful notebook full of life lessons I’ve taught her. It’s easy to forget how much…

  • Parenting

    The Dirty Thirty

    September 20, 2017

    I was taught in Jr. High that to begin an interesting, intriguing essay you can simply use a definition. People love definitions apparently. Urban Dictionary’s definition of the “The Dirty Thirty”: When a woman reaches the…

  • Meal Planning

    Weekly Meal Prep 5

    September 18, 2017

    I survived single momming for a week. I’ll admit it was a bit traumatizing and not really anyone slept, especially me. That sleep debt hit me on Saturday and I was literally yawning and saying, “I’m…

  • Weekend Vibes

    Weekend Vibes

    September 15, 2017

    It’s like no one in my family appreciates that I stayed up all night overthinking for them.    …

  • Parenting

    7 Layer Exhaustion Dip

    September 13, 2017

    My newborn adrenaline is rapidly dissipating and the past month was (if you haven’t heard me say and write about a trillion times) the hardest of my mothering yet. There are levels and layers to my…

  • Meal Planning

    Weekly Meal Prep 4

    September 11, 2017

    Our weekend included a bonfire that was actually successful and then house shopping on Sunday which ended in me melting down. Moving with babies is a daunting thing. I am single momming this week, so I’m…