Pregnancy: Week 20

I'm solidly in week 20 of my pregnancy, so I think it's safe to safe I'm halfway there. With Ada, I went into (fast) labor just a couple days over 38 weeks. I'm wondering what that means for this time around ....more

Green in 15: No More Paper Towels

I've been meaning to post about our no paper towels system for ages. It's not that it's complicated or fussy. It was laziness on getting a good photo ....more

Vegan Chocolate Cake + Chocolate PB Ganache

If you follow me on Instagram, you've probably noticed that my cravings revolve around anything baked or sweet. It was this way with Ada, too. Oh, who am I kidding? ...more

Crock Pot French Onion Soup // Video

A recipe! Better yet, a slow cooker recipe! This is a soup that we make relatively frequently ....more

Pregnancy: Week 19

Yet again, I'm doing a pregnancy update late in the week. I'm closer to 20 weeks now, but that's OK. Not a lot is different this week, so I thought instead of talking about any symptoms or "changes," I'd focus more on how we're preparing for baby ....more

Green in 15: Revamping Your Cleaning

So, I had this idea the other day. It came out of a conversation I had with a woman at the grocery store when I was buying a gallon jug of vinegar (on sale for $2.50!). She asked: "What in the world are you planning to do with all that vinegar?" And I was like "What CAN'T I do with it?!" I proceeded to list off all my uses, and I think she got a bit freaked out by my enthusiasm.When people think about making all their cleaning supplies from scratch, it can become overwhelming ....more

Notes on Motherhood

I've been so absorbed by my pregnancy, I've neglected to share some stuff I've been feeling lately about the mom I already am. There are days when Ada really wears me down. Don't all kids have those days? ...more

Pregnancy: Week 18

In case you missed it,...more

It’s a . . .

I’m having some technical problems with my computer today. Gah. Very frustrating.So, I’ll get to the full 18 week update hopefully tomorrow.For now, we’re thrilled to announce ....more

Weekly Eats, Recipes, and Babymoon

Hey, guys. Today is the BIG day. My anatomy ultrasound is this afternoon! ...more