nesting in the kitchen

So due to a quickly swelling belly, I have been unable to work since about 32 weeks.  While most people give me the cliche “We should all be so lucky,” or “Enjoy it while you can.” The reality is that … Continue reading

Out with the old in with the new.

For at least a year now, I have had a defective oven.  While the gas burners have worked well enough, the oven itself has been a constant disappointment.  Whether it took 4 hours to get to temperature, never got to … Continue reading

New Beginnings

Schools out for summer and I am so excited to finally get to my laundry list of things that got put on hold during the school year. Crafting is number one on my list of much missed activities! My baby brother is having his first kid, and I have a million things I want to knit for my future nibling. Next up are some home improvements! I’m more than a little embarrassed to admit that the fabulous new curtains we found for our bedroom have been hanging up unhemmed for well over a month now. While the old ones, which I plan to turn into throw pillows are folded up and cluttering my husband’s office. We also had a recent addition to our family!


This adorable little boy, Bronson.  We have lots of training, snuggles and fun in our future. Traveling, reading, baking, the sky is the limit for me this summer. Freedom feels good, let the journey begin.