NO WAY!

FVB recently learned the phrase “NO WAY, JOSE!” This is an awesome phrase for a two year old, because they basically say no to everything, so it might as well rhyme and sound cute.  FVB, being the individual that he…

Toddler Travel!

FVB is a frequent flier, no doubt.  Having family all over the country, we need to travel often in order to see everyone!  We first flew with him when he was approximately 3 months old, and have taken him on…

DIYB

I am really into DIY-ing, especially because it helps with saving money.  I can be pretty cheap frugal, and I hate spending money on stuff that I can recreate at home.  Sometimes, this works really, really well (like making my…

No Rules-ies!

Hubs has a cousin who once enthusiastically told the family that he liked going to his grandparents house because there were “no rules-ies.”  I love this quote.  It happened long before I was in the family, but I heard the…

Vegan White Chick'n Chili

Wait….. this blog has recipes?!?  Who knew? Alright people, this stuff is super yummy and a nice change of pace from the traditional red chili.  I was inspired by this lovely YouTube video that walked you through making white chick’n…

An update and Farmbox Direct!

I missed my last self imposed posting deadline….but we will blame the holidays plus the fact that I have been out of town for a week.  Just wanted to pop in with a quick update and to tell you about…

Late night rants

“You will never influence the world by trying to be like it.” My mother-in-law recently visited and gave me a beautiful print with this quote written on it.  I love it, not only because it perfectly matches my peacock inspired craft…

Showeeeeeeeeeee!

My hubs is a big supporter of my writing, and I’m so thankful. He has totally taken over “tubby” time (or “show”- rhymes with “ow”) at night so that I get a break and he helped me institute a rule…

 *Thanks to hubs, I am publishing right on schedule this week!*  Our little sweet man is talking up a storm, some jibberish and some real words.  He is a little parrot and repeats EVERYTHING. Luckily I’ve kicked my swearing habit…

 *Thanks to hubs, I am publishing right on schedule this week!*  Our little sweet man is talking up a storm, some jibberish and some real words.  He is a little parrot and repeats EVERYTHING. Luckily I’ve kicked my swearing habit…