Just Another Thursday Afternoon

I think I have Impostor Syndrome, based on my discussions with Dr. Google who is the most trustworthy doctor of them all. “Impostor syndrome can be defined as a collection of feelings of inadequacy that persist even in face of information that indicates that the opposite is true ....more

Minted Holiday Happiness- 3 Winners!

There are few routines we have in our life that I honor as much as the holiday photo card. Okay, so sometimes we’ve had to make them New Years cards… and then there was the one year when I was in the first trimester with Lowell. I shot, designed and printed the cards, and then I neglected to actually mail them ....more

The Dollar Store Sells Pregnancy Tests. I’m Serious. – Pod-ioBook, episode 2

What did the epic oops and our rendezvous with the bullfrog lead to? Did I learn better than to Google? Episode 2 of the Baby Rabies Pod-ioBook is live! ...more

My Year-Long Relationship With Paper Planners

January Gather fresh colored pens, rolls of washi tape, tiny sticky notes, and highlighters. Plot out a year of success in careful handwriting, accented by seasonal doodles. Cross reference all school calendars and Facebook to input important dates and birthdays ....more

The Turkey Wreath Gets Sophisticated

If you’ve been on Pinterest lately, you may have seen my Thom the Turkey Tulle Wreath bringing the party. He’s still a favorite around here, and will be greeting guests at the front door… just as soon as I can replace his beak, which was squashed in last year’s move. His popularity pleases me greatly ....more

Family Photos Made Easier & A Stitch Fix Giveaway

Stitch Fix is sponsoring this post, which means I have a sweet giveaway for you at the end! I have a love/hate relationship with family photos. I think we probably all do ....more

It’s fine. I’m fine. It’s just WORMS!

Parenthood is the most disgusting thing ever. You know what? If you can’t change a diaper bursting with a river of chunky & runny poo, wash your hands, then go right back to eating the beef stew you made for dinner, you simply won’t survive ....more

6 Reasons We Love our Roomba

Sponsored by iRobot Roomba, which is amazing because I love them, and I’m about to tell you why. When we bought our house last year, we nearly doubled the square footage we were used to living in. That’s a lot of space to keep clean, including the swoon-worthy hardwood floors in 80% of the downstairs level ....more

The Bullfrog & My Cervix – Pod-ioBook, Episode 1

Oh, uh… hi guys!...more

Doing That Video Thing… Again

I tried to get into the Vlogging groove last year, but it was pretty tough to keep up with. I was putting a lot of pressure on myself to come up with super creative stuff. I do that a lot ....more