February Musings and Shopping Detox

February is the month when winter begins to feel perpetual. This time of year, hot, sandy summer days seem eons away and the trees look like they may never turn green again. But this year what’s normally the coldest month, has been unseasonably warm. As in 70 degrees instead of hovering around the 20s. While thoughts of […]

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Our Christmas 2016

Hi guys! I hope you’ve all had a wonderful holiday. Ours was definitely worth the wait! Evie was absolutely ecstatic on Christmas morning when she found Santa had been here! I was pretty proud of Nick’s and my handiwork the night before. We make reasonably good elves! Evie was most thrilled with all of the […]

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Blogmas Day 24: We’ve come to the end

Hi guys and happy Christmas Eve! I hope all of you had a lovely day today, full of friends, family, and fond memories in the making! For this last day of Blogmas, I’m posting a proper (rambling) blog post about how we spent our rather non-traditional Christmas Eve Day. After sleeping in this morning (for […]

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Blogmas Day 6: The Cat’s on Fire!?!

Hello guys. Today I (and my friend below) learned that bushy feline tails are extremely flammable. No, I thought to myself, “he won’t actually put his tail in the fire–he’d feel it before that happened. Right?” No, unfortunately not. I was sadly wrong. His tail actually caught on fire, causing him to bolt out of the […]

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Blogmas Day 3: November Favorites

Hello guys and welcome to Blogmas Day 3! You know what this means, right? In three weeks it will be Christmas Eve! I feel like 2016 has just flown right by. I have about 2/3rds of my Christmas shopping done and we still have no snow. But there’s time enough for both before Christmas!   This […]

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Blogmas Day 1: Holiday Makeup

I can’t believe it’s December already! Although I’ve had this blog for over a year, I haven’t been the best at posting regularly (massive understatement). So this Blogmas thing, it might be a stretch. For those of you who aren’t familiar with the concept, Blogmas is basically posting daily from 1st December up until Christmas. It’s like […]

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Picking Up, Moving On

Sometimes it’s important to celebrate life’s small victories. Sometimes they are all we have. So if you too are having a hard time with life right now, remember, even waking up and getting out of bed in the morning is a step in the right direction.

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