When the hubs and I got married (almost 16 years ago!) we had no idea what we were doing. We just knew that we loved each other, and that this wedding was on our own dime. We had friends who were getting married about six weeks after us who were older and presumably wiser, so … Continue reading Life is found in the candids
I've been making my own laundry detergent for 6 years! SIX. WHOLE. YEARS. It's safe to say I'm an expert and could easily do this with one hand tied behind my back and a blindfold. Ha! Have you considered making your own detergent? What's holding you back? It doesn't take long, and you get TEN … Continue reading DIY Laundry Detergent
Matt Walsh posted this the other day, and I've got to say, it resonated with me. Not because I watch Game of Thrones (we don't even get the channel it's on), but because Josh and I have really felt convicted over our choice of "entertainment" in recent years. Years ago, we used to watch "Law & Order: … Continue reading Think on such things
So lately I have chosen to attempt napping rather than to attempt blogging. Also I've been going to bed at 8:30, as soon as we tuck the girls in. This is what the first trimester of pregnancy is like, people. It's a lovely blend of nausea and exhaustion, uncontrollable flatulence and belching, food aversions and … Continue reading What’s the haps
Love a clean a house. LOVE IT. But with three kids and two dogs and a hubby with a very demanding job, sometimes things can get a little out of control. Case in point:Oh, you can't get the full impact without a better view of the family room. Allow me:This is what happens when laundry day … Continue reading Clean or bake?
Recently, I experienced the utmost of inconveniences when our microwave went kaput. This sad occurrence took place midway through reheating leftovers for dinner on a Sunday. I had heated Carebear and Mickey's bowls of pasta, and then I put in Josh's. I hit the 2 minute button and... nothing. Well, not entirely nothing. The microwave … Continue reading First-world problems
1. Josh is my husband.2. We met when I was 16.3. I began actively pursuing him when I was 17.4. When I first truly set my sights on him, I told my mother "I'm going to marry that boy."5. Josh was resistant to dating me.6. It took a lot of convincing from my sister and … Continue reading 100 Things about Josh