I love designing Christmas cards every year. It’s one of my favorite parts of preparing for the holidays. It used to require a lot more work, but thanks to technology, designing a beautiful holiday card is one of the easiest parts of Christmas!… Read More
Fall is here! You know how I know?
ZUCCHINI. I love zucchini. It’s one of those vegetables you can use to make eleventy bagillion things. Plus, it usually grows to be ginormous, so you can make all those things out of just ONE zucchini.… Read More
As these boys get older, I’ve noticed two things happening:
1) They get busier with everything from organized sports to time with friends.
2) They eat more all the time.
The boys’ baseball schedules kept us so busy earlier this summer, and I struggled to keep up with meals (and laundry, but maybe that’s an entirely different post).… Read More
Summer means sunshine, barbeques, and “bring a dish.” If people want me to bring a dip, I bring Buffalo Chicken Dip. Because buffalo sauce. If I’m asked to bring a salad, I lean toward “weird” ones, like ramen salads. And if the hosts request a dessert, I panic.… Read More
I don’t quite remember how I came across Bloom. Deep in mid-summer-break, I thought to myself, “Why yes! I’d love to better handle the squabbling and my patience with these two boys.” So I ordered it, it arrived, and I read it rather quickly.… Read More
I’ve been all about self-care as of late. Sometimes it’s hard to fit it in or find the balance between caring for myself and caring for my family, work, the dog, the chickens, friends, the yard, and so on. But I’ve found when I make the time to take care of myself, I do a better job at taking care of others.… Read More