The Big Questions

By Wednesday, September 28, 2016

This is the start of a new series here on the blog, dubbed The Big Questions. Our kids, like all kids, can ask some really crazy shit. Sometimes it's entertaining, other times it's annoying, and then there are those occasions when we think, Huh, I'm an adult and have never considered that. This month's big questions: Why is Santa always ...

Leigh’s Jean Journey

By Tuesday, September 27, 2016

I am on one of the most significant journeys of my life, a jean journey. As a forty-year-old woman I have made a few decisions recently, one being, I will no longer wear shitty denim. Life changing, in the sense that I no longer own any pants. At this stage of my life, I want a wardrobe ...

Loaded Mediterranean Fries

By Friday, September 23, 2016

I've been pinning, I've been pinning. Pictures of loaded Mediterranean fries filled my feed a few weeks ago and I said to myself, those will be made. So I did - and guess what? They are legit. The first night I made them, I used roasted potatoes. The next day I went back at them with sweet potatoes fries ...

Describe Yourself in Five Words

By Thursday, September 22, 2016

Leigh and I were sitting with a friend over the weekend when the conversation turned to one of our posts from last week; the doozy about Leigh's journey to uncover who she really is. After a very brief rundown from Leigh, highlighting her new discoveries, our friend recalled a post she read over at Cup of Jo about Nora ...

Another DIY by Leigh – Dining Room Edition

By Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Decorating my house has been a journey. Like all journeys I embark on, my path is not clear; it's basically unknown to me, really. One minute I want my home to be rustic and warm, the following moment I'm buying modern chairs and glitzy light fixtures. I struggle with sticking to my vision - perhaps it's because ...