A Rainbow of Green: Re-Play Toddler Tableware Review and Giveaway


Plastic. It’s a heck of a thing. Have you ever tried to do away with it? Just not use plastic things any more? It’s hard. No matter how dedicated you are to greening up your life, cutting out plastic is really hard. It’s everywhere. Especially when you’ve got small kids around. Some things are easy….

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Asparagus Tart with a Cauliflower Crust

Asparagus Tart Cauliflower Crust

Have I mentioned lately that I simply cannot wait to get back in the garden? Come on, spring! I’ve always considered the planting of asparagus to be a pretty heavy commitment, and since we’re planning on sticking around the new digs for a while, we’re putting in our first patch this year! …and speaking of…

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I got the best Valentine’s Day gift ever! Ok, maybe not the best ever, but it’s up there. My husband started walling up the completely unnecessary and even-more-completely ugly doorway leading from our office into our bedroom. I can’t wait to have a whole wall there so I can paint. I’ve chosen a totally funky…

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Our family is growing!


No, we don’t have a baby on the way, but we are planning an exciting new addition in the spring! These are Indian Runner ducks, and we’re planning on adding a pair of them to our family just as soon as the weather warms up. Aren’t they the cutest!? 😀

Breastfeeding Blog Hop: A Dear Jen Letter


It’s the one year anniversary of the Breastfeeding Blog Hop! Read my letter to its founder, Jen from Life with Levi…

Giving leftover food a second chance to shine


I used to throw food away without a second thought. Not any more! Now, I give my leftovers a second chance to shine with these recipes…

My Introduction to L'Occitane


L’Occitane makes me feel all warm and fuzzy! No, really – I think I’m going to write to their founder and see if he wants to be my new BFF. Check out my review to find out why…