Meet Pumpkin! We surprised ourselves and the kids last night with our first family pet. After we moved to our new property which just under 3 acres, we decided we would most likely get a dog or two. Then some chickens, maybe a couple goats. The last animal we would ever consider? A cat. We [...]
A few months ago, I asked Johnny if I could plan a weekend getaway for us. His response, "YES PLEASE!" Ideal vacation for him: exploring in the wilderness, preferably near the mountains. Ideal vacation for her: not having to cook. Then somehow, a weekend turned into a 7 night cruise in Alaska. My incredible in-laws [...]
We found a huge box of books in the garage that hadn't gotten unpacked yet, so it's basically like Christmas over here. Speaking of Christmas, "Rambo" over there is getting the BESt gift in 101 days... I love how even the boys are so sucked into Angelina Ballerina...it must be Johnny's riveting voices.
Well...it's almost fall. Like, we've got maybe two more weeks. Perhaps I'm jumping the gun a bit with decorating early, but I do that reeeeeally well. Just sharing a few things I've done around here to make our space feel a bit more festive. In a sauce pan, add the following ingredients, cover with water, [...]
Tonight we celebrated Crosby! I couldn't think of a better way to ring in his first year than this: thirty of our closest friends and family, trampolining, cupcake smashing, salamander catching, zip-lining in front of a gorgeous sunset back drop. I still can't believe we live here! Costco pizza for the win. This was the [...]