I was perusing the nonfiction DIY section of our fantastic neighborhood library when I came across this little gem. It's written by Cathy Erway, the popular blogger of www.NotEatingOutinNY.com.I was expecting more of a how-to guide to cooking better, but I found the journey of a woman in her twenties living in one of the most … [Read more...] about The Art of Eating In: How I learned to Stop Spending and Love the Stove
Adam and I have been married for almost 10 years. We dated (long distance) for four years before getting married. We spent Christmas and summer breaks together and made the seven hour trek from St. Cloud, MN, where I went to school at St. Cloud State University to Michigan Tech University in Houghton, MI, every other month. … [Read more...] about Breaking the Cycle
Do you ever have those days? You know, those days when you wake up exhausted? Then you stumble out of your bedroom to kids who woke up on the wrong side of the bed. Then you walk into your kitchen searching for the coffee that will surely turn the morning around -- then you see dirty dishes overflowing the sink onto the … [Read more...] about A Case of the Mondays
Saturday morning Adam and I went on a date, but we were not together. Every once in a while our sons need to NOT be together. While they are best friends, they sometimes need a little one-on-one time with Mom and Dad. So after bundling Reed up in his rain gear, he and Adam headed off to the bus stop, destination Pike Place … [Read more...] about Date Morning
These two have been the center of my world for the last few years. This was taken two hours after Reed was born. We had been worried that Jacob wouldn't do well sharing the spotlight with a new child. My sister, Rebecca was watching Jacob while Adam and I were in the hospital. (Let me just add that labors with … [Read more...] about My Adorable Boys
When I tell people that I'm starting a professional organizing business, the first question I get is "what is it that you are going to do?" Good question, but a better one is "what am I not going to do?"The sky is the limit. There are endless possibilities when it comes to professional organizing, or productivity experts, as … [Read more...] about So what is it that you are going to do?