BRB! GOTTA GO KNIT!

No blog post today. I’m up to my eyeballs in custom toque orders! Keep your eyes peeled for an upcoming giveaway 😊

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Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese

In our family my husband does most of the cooking and I do the baking. However, lately I’ve been trying to do more of the cooking. I’m on maternity leave and if I make an early dinner it gives us more family time afterwards. It also means that Kyle is on toddler duty as soon […]

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Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Overnight Oatmeal

I have spent many hours on Pinterest drooling over all of the delicious recipes and photos of food that can be found on the site, and overnight oatmeal is something that I’ve looked at and come back to too many times to count. Well, I finally decided to stop staring at pictures and actually make […]

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What is Happening to my Brain?

Wasn’t it just August? I feel like I blinked and September and October are over. We seem to be in a pretty heavy fog in our house lately. I hate the word busy and quite frankly it annoys me when people tell me how ‘busy’ they are. I’ve always thought that if something is really […]

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Easy and Delicious Applesauce Muffins

Well I have good news and bad news. The good news is that at 8 months G seems to have grown out of her milk protein allergy and is now cleared to eat dairy. Even more exciting, I’m also cleared to eat dairy. Oh cheese and chocolate, how I’ve missed you. I never stopped thinking […]

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Can Pregnancy Cause Gallstones?

Yes. Yes, it can, and it happened to me after I had A. In general women are twice as likely as men are to develop gallstones and due to hormonal changes during pregnancy that risk can be elevated even more. Until I found myself dealing with gallstones, I had no idea that this was a […]

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The Family that Skates Together

Back when I was pregnant with A and I told everyone that I was having a girl, a common reply was, “How exciting! A little figure skater!” or “So are you going to put her on skates?!” My response was always “I’ll take her skating but she can choose her own hobbies!” (accompanied by nervous […]

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I Love My OVer

My OVer is my most prized possession in my diaper bag. It serves as a car seat cover, nursing cover and a shopping cart cover. You get all of this in one product for $50. Honestly, it’s the best $50 that I’ve spent in a long time. Not only is this product so useful, it […]

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How Do You Raise Strong Girls?

The True Feminine “I am not sugar and spice and everything nice.  I am art.  I am a story.  I am a church bell, gonging out wrongs and rights and normal nights.  I was baby. I am child. I will be mother.  I don’t mind being considered beautiful, I do not allow that to be […]

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