The Taming of the Art

Jun 25, 13 The Taming of the Art

Posted by in Home, Parenting, Rants & Raves

I finally broke down and bought the Keepsake Portfolio at Lakeshore yesterday while I was getting a teacher gift. Why not as mom gift as well? Times 3! I had been balking for 3 years because of the price thinking that my homemade version would be just fine. Clearly my current solution in not exactly working. Heh. The plan is to...

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I’m sorry I puked on your house

Nov 18, 12 I’m sorry I puked on your house

Posted by in Family, Home, The Home

OMG! Seriously did he just say that? We are in the middle a viral/bacterial/germy infestation in our house. Two cases of croup, then pneumonia, then an ear infection. Aaaaaand we’re pretty sure that T has asthma. It has been two weeks since the croup diagnosis and he’s still not 100%. Barely 50%. He’s been feeling...

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UrbanSitter – Sitters made simple

Oct 02, 12 UrbanSitter – Sitters made simple

Posted by in Family, Home

I went to a speed dating session with baby sitters last week. The first thing I have to say is THANK GOD I found my husband before the whole speed dating thing happened because that shit is crazy. It was loud and confusing and hard to keep track of everyone. However, I doubt I ever would have attended an event with men of...

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Happy October!

Oct 01, 12 Happy October!

Posted by in Family, Home

I love October. It’s warm then it’s cold. It rains and sometimes it snows! I still have the window open in my bedroom, but I can drink tea at night now. I love that we can go apple picking (or just that I can get local apples whenever I want) and pumpkins are everywhere. I feel a bit re-energized in October. The back to...

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Grow Method -Let’s Build a Better Food System

Sep 24, 12 Grow Method -Let’s Build a Better Food System

Posted by in Family, Home, The Kitchen

In our home we do a lot to help the environment and I try to get my family to eat in a healthy way. But maybe I could do more? Maybe we could all do more. I’m going to be posting and sharing a lot about this Oxfam campaign in the next few weeks: The Grow Method. Here’s a fun way to kick it...

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Wordless Wednesday – Shoes mean love

Aug 24, 11 Wordless Wednesday – Shoes mean love

Posted by in Family, Home, Photos

This many shoes piled up in my front hall means my house is filled with love and fun and...

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