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Shepherd is a night owl. I think I was in denial for the first year of his life, but I’ve finally accepted this fact. He likes to stay up late, even though I don’t let him take more than one … Continue reading
I like my kids. I took this photo with my phone last week before heading to a graduation party. The kids were freshly bathed and wearing clean clothes — it was a rare moment that I just had to document! … Continue reading
One of my favorite aspects of being a wife and mama is cooking for my family. I love trying new recipes and experimenting with different flavors, and I also enjoy making my good ol’ standby meals. I’m happy when I’m … Continue reading
As of this week, we have a 6-year-old, a 4-year-old, a 2-year-old, and a 1-year-old! Our home is not lacking in noise or energy. It’s a party all day every day! We celebrated Shepherd’s first birthday with a little family … Continue reading
Eight years ago, in the enchanting state of New Mexico, two college students were married… They lived in Albuquerque, in a little third-floor apartment. The couple had a baby girl and after a few years, they moved to a mountain … Continue reading
I’m pretty sure we have the cheapest, least realistic Christmas tree on the block. Probably in the whole neighborhood. (We did discover it — nicely packed into its box — while dumpster-diving years ago in Albuquerque.) But with young kiddos, … Continue reading
Whew. The last three months have been a blur. The last three weeks have been even fuzzier. It started in early September with visits from three sets of family (which was awesome!) … and shortly after that, out of the … Continue reading
A couple of months ago (the second week of September, to be exact) we began making significant changes in the way we eat. We had decided — after watching a few different documentaries (like Forks Over Knives…Fat, Sick & Nearly … Continue reading
Currently, I have four new recipes scribbled down and photo-documented, ready to post to the blog. And two partially written posts are saved as drafts (and have been that way for weeks.) But since my blogging consistency seems to be … Continue reading