On Wearing a Maternity Capsule Wardrobe

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Howdy! Have you heard about the "capsule wardrobe (Project 333)"? The idea of wearing only a small collection of basic, classic, interchangeable essentials is taking the web by storm. Also related is the more restrictive personal uniform—wearing exactly the same thing every day. Many high profile, highly influential people are said to use a personal ...

How to Write a Mommy-friendly To-Do List

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I'm a list-lover. As someone who highly values productivity, the sight of a crossed-off list can be quite the rush for me. My daddy is the same way. Many of my early memories include him jotting tasks on a crinkled paper and pausing throughout the day to gleefully strike through an item. Writing lists is a ...

How Living In Our New Home Feels

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Hi there! It's a rare evening when the kids are all in bed early, the house is already picked up and I've found myself with some free time to write. Yay! Caveman and I are curled up on our couch (because we have one!). I hold a pen in my hand, and I couldn't be ...

A Goodbye Tribute to the Shoebox

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Howdy friend! We are settling deeper and better into our new home each day, but in all the hullabaloo I haven't posted an official goodbye tribute to that special basement apartment of ours, The Shoebox. Here it is. I knew The Shoebox was the right place for us the moment I stepped through the rusted door. ...

The Green House Update

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Hello! We are settling into The Green House slowly. It will take awhile to be completed as we still have major projects to finish such as trim and (cough) putting on room and closet doors. ;) We are taking our time to find the right furniture, but we are IN and we are loving it. The ...

We Bought A House!!

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Friends, rejoice with us....... WE BOUGHT A HOUSE! Hold on. Did you hear that?! We have a house! :D Better yet, we bought the RIGHT house. It fits us perfectly and is the ideal next step from the Shoebox for our family. It's funny... all last year while we house hunted I said that I felt like God wouldn't LET ...