Author Interview: Stephanie Pajonas

I spend a lot of time on Twitter and before that I used to obsessively read knitting blogs. Along the way I 'met' Stephanie Pajonas. She's an avid knitter who has become an avid writer. A few years ago, she decided to write a book, actually a series of books and then did it. I was one of her beta readers and her stories really drew me in! She recently began self-publishing her books and I knew I had to share Stephanie and her amazing work on my blog. I asked her if she'd be interested in participating in an author interview and she was!...more

Lactation Cookies

Pinterest Thursday - Pin the Tail on the Giraffe

I've been trying to come up with some fun games for Molly's birthday party. Most of the kids will be 2 or younger so the games can't be complicated in the least. While pursuing Pinterest, I found a great (and free printable) game, Pin the Tail on the Giraffe!   ...more

Sunday Favorites

So many beautiful photos to gaze upon! I don't have much time this morning to do so though. We need to get moving on our monthly trip to Costco. I hope you enjoy these!  ...more

Chicken Nugget - 32 Weeks


Meal Planning

Pinterest Thursday - Birthday Party Favor Bags

This week I decided to focus on the favor bags for Molly's Zoo Birthday Party at the end of the month since I can create the necessary elements for the bags now without worrying about things going stale, etc. I found some awesome ideas on Pinterest which got me planning and scheming.       ...more

The Wednesday Links from Around The Web 11.6.2013

 How long did your ancestors live eating bacon, lard and whole milk? Turns out pretty darn long!...more

NaBloPoMo (National Blog Posting Month)

 I'm not sure if you've noticed (and really it's ok if you haven't) but I've been posting everyday since January 1st. I decided to do this to get back into the habit of blogging and to give myself a bit of a creative outlet. ...more