Cabbage Soup for the Soul + Health Benefits


Brrrrr! As I sit down to type up this morning’s post it is 10* – the high today is 23*. I guess I can’t complain too much seeing as a friend of mine posted on FB that where she is at in New York is currently –8*, yuck. I absolutely hate being cold. The book [...]

Tegu Blocks


I have a fun new toy to talk about today but first let’s talk about our evening and dinner. Yesterday Nick and I had lofty plans to come home and whip up dinner before heading to North Fork Trail and go snowshoeing. We were also planning on going to the gym together afterwards. Well, I [...]

Sunday is for Everything Under the Sun


Unfortunately Sunday started out with Nick not feeling well at all. That meant breakfast was up to me – as you all know the men in our family make breakfast – but I figured I could whip up some waffles and that would be easy enough. Not too shabby eh? To make this waffles simply [...]

Dad’s Turn!


I don’t know about you guys, but Saturday mornings are typically our “run errands” day (while Sundays are our laundry and pick up our mess day). One fun errand was a bit of furniture shopping – even though we were totally unsuccessful in finding what we were looking for, we had a good time browsing [...]

Childhood Obesity


Good morning! Yesterday was a bit hectic and crazy. Spencer had to leave preschool early because he had a super high fever. After a trip to the doctor and a few tests, we have a confirmed case of RSV. Not too big of a deal and normally I would have skipped the trip to the [...]