Houseful Of Nicholes

I'm Natasha - 1/6 of the Houseful of Nicholes. We're a semi large family living right in the middle of the city, but attempting to function on what we have. Lots of DIY, crafts, and just general parenting info. Stop by sometimes and see what wacky things are going on in our neck of the blogosphere! 

Pizzeria Piccola & #TosaFest

On the last full day of our Milwaukee/Wauwatosa weekend, we trekked to a ‘Tosa fixture in pizza by the name of Pizzeria Piccola. For a little background, Piccola is owned by Joe Bartolotta who at the very sense of the... The post Pizzeria Piccola & #TosaFest appeared first on Houseful Of Nicholes ....more

An Easier Way to Travel Big Cities: Curb App

I don’t often travel in taxis, because it’s nearly IMPOSSIBLE to get one from my neighborhood to go where I need to. Usually, that’s from my area to downtown Chicago and back, and no, I’m not showing any leg –... The post An Easier Way to Travel Big Cities: Curb App appeared first on Houseful Of Nicholes ....more

Baking and Sewing for Malawi,Africa #thehfbuilds

I think that I may have officially jumped off the deep end. Not in a bad way, but I’m adding another HUGE wish to my already long list, and then moving it up in importance. A couple of months ago,.. ....more

Milwaukee County Zoo, Wisconsin Family Fun Day Two

Milwaukee County Zoo Oh boy! The kids were super excited to get up and out to head to the Milwaukee County Zoo. It boasts 200 acres of exploration (just 16 less acres than Brookfield Zoo here in Illinois) and I.. ....more

Family Fun in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin : Day One

Hey peeps! I’m not sure if you noticed, but the family didn’t get to take any family trips this summer, and it wasn’t for lack of trying. We attempted several areas and even a weeklong trip to Texas, but it.. ....more

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It is here. It is official. My birthday has descended upon us and I’m in full form ....more

Campbell’s Labels For Education Makes Fundraising and Cooking, Easy! #labels4edu #cbias

It never fails with the start of the new year. An innundation of paperwork to sign, and then…at the bottom of the pile of IMPORTANT papers is the paper that has the ‘F’ word. You know the ‘F’ word that.. ....more

Sam’s Club Membership Rocks My…Pasta? #TrySamsClub

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Sam’s Club. All opinions are mine alone ....more

Martha Stewart Brings “One Pot” to Macy’s

Have I ever told you how much I love my job? No, really. I love my job ....more

Eric Carle Arrives at Gymboree

For as long as I can remember, I have loved Gymboree clothing. There is something inherently innocent about their styles and prints, and I think that all of my children have been able to benefit from their clothing. Especially the.. ....more