Love, Laughter, and a Touch of Insanity

I'm a wife and mother of three little girls. I love reading, quilting, blogging, cooking, traveling, and just general fun. Although I work in the insurance field, my college background is in literature. My husband and I have recently discovered that our favorite way to spend time together is creating in the kitchen--when we're not out traveling, that is.

Books I’ve Recently Read – Nonfiction!

We meet again! While blogging hasn’t been high on my to do list over the past couple of months, I have been enjoying books. Now that I’m working every day, I’ve added audiobooks back into my rotation…for the days that I’m not listening to the Hamilton soundtrack (yes, still) ....more

Right Now I Am… [4.20.2017]

Has it really been since JANUARY when my last post published? Seriously? Another three months gone? ...more

Well Hello

It’s been a while. 16 weeks? Or something ....more

Prepping for Once a Month Cooking

For the month of October (OMG it’s October!), I’m undertaking a crazy experiment. The plan is to prep as many meals as I can this coming weekend to use for the month. Once a month cooking! ...more

Unlatched by Jennifer Grayson

Title: Unlatched: The Evolution of Breastfeeding and the Making of a Controversy Author: Jennifer Grayson Published: 2016 Pages: 336 |...more

Assigned Kiddo Reading Time

Happy Sunday! Here we are a month into Kindergarten. Can you believe it? ...more

A Freezer Full of Salmon

I currently have a freezer full of salmon. We aren’t big fish eaters. I like just fine but the other three eaters in my house don’t care for it ....more

Tuesday Snoozeday Rambles

Today’s Top Ten Tuesday is an audio freebie and I thought about sharing some of my favorite albums when I was in high school (hello Counting Crows and Tori Amos) or albums that I’ve bought recently rather than just the single (Lumineers and Hozier). But you know what? I just feel like rambling on a bit about the goings on in life lately ....more

Judging a Book By Its Cover

One of the most ubiquitous rules...more

Ten Awesome Nonfiction Audiobooks

Want to hear a secret? I love listening to nonfiction on audio. It’s my favorite way to digest the genre ....more