• Woodwork

    The Bathroom Reno

    October 25, 2017

    We started this project after we didn’t get that farmhouse we were drooling over. This bathroom renovation was kind of my sorrow put into a project and yes, we argued over that aspect for about a…

  • Parenting

    Stitches and Bitches

    October 23, 2017

    I have become the nightly cook in our house. That’s something I never thought would happen. I don’t love cooking with kids because it can be super stressful, but it can also be enjoyable. Joe and…

  • Weekend Vibes

    Weekend Vibes

    October 20, 2017

    Sorry, I can’t make it to your event. It’s just that it’s after my kids go to bed and that’s when I get all my lying still done.                …

  • Parenting

    Diary: October 2017

    October 20, 2017

    Joe You are like the coolest kid right now. I don’t know what phase you are going through, but I’d like to freeze you right here forever. You wake up and run out to see us…

  • Parenting Weekend Vibes

    Pumpkin Patch Kid

    October 20, 2017

    Joe and I got to have a little one-on-one time two weekends back. We went to one of our local pumpkin patches. Last year we took him to the same one and he kind of just…

  • Parenting Pregnancy

    Sex After Baby: Hurts So Good

    October 16, 2017

    Remember when I wrote about Noah’s birth story and there was a blood explosion before he showed up? Well, there was a cyst up in my vagina. It had been up there since Joe was born.…

  • Meal Planning

    Weekly Meal Prep 8

    October 9, 2017

    This weekend was good and bad. Noah is going through a leap which is just code for the kid won’t nap or sleep. It’s beyond difficult to take care of two kids if one of them…

  • Weekend Vibes

    Weekend Vibes

    October 6, 2017

    There’s not enough rap songs about staying home on a Friday night and saving money.        …

  • Parenting

    We Were Merely Freshmen

    October 4, 2017

    My mom came to town to visit Joe the other day. She does this quite often as traveling with a baby/toddler/2 dogs can be stressful and simply not very fun. She doesn’t get to see her…

  • Meal Planning

    Weekly Meal Prep 7

    October 2, 2017

    Peasant Week! From that cover photo, you’d think we’re eating rocks. We’re not. Yet. I am happy to report that we only spent $65 dollars on a week’s worth of dinners. Cha-ching. I think we could honestly…