Let’s play catch-up!

Well, since last November, a lot has happened. We moved in late September from my in-laws’ house to a daylight basement apartment about an hour away. Bonus: it has a huge, huge yard for the kids to gallivant in and for me to have a garden. A real life garden! And not in pots! We…

A Love Letter To My Husband

Okay, bear with me.  I’m going to use this post to shamelessly hit on my husband.  Blogmaster’s prerogative and all that. Handsome man, It’s been… almost 14 years since we first met at that scouting camp in Virginia.  Remember?  We saw you sleeping on the bench swing and woke you to ask for my brother. …

There’s something about you…

There’s just something about starting a blog.  You set up your shiny, new wordpress account, set up your theme, and post.  You’re ambitious; thrilled with yourself for joining the worldwide blogging community. Then, 2 pm the next afternoon, reality hits you across the head like a pinata bat. What have you done?  Are you stupid? …

Resolutions? Nah…

For this semester and the new year, I refuse to set resolutions. I just set myself up for it if I do. However, I will set out general goals. Here they are: Encourage my personal domesticity: Do more projects in the home that make me happy: canning, sewing, cooking, baking, etc. More on this in…