Books · Family · Motherhood

Simplicity Parenting Book Club – Chapter 2

I’ve been delving more into Simplicity Parenting, but am still in chapter four – I need to read it in spurts!  I’ve also been working on some knitting when I have time, and I finally painted those picture frames (finished product pictures soon, hopefully).  Our lil’ book club has started its discussion on chapter two, and I’m sharing… Continue reading Simplicity Parenting Book Club – Chapter 2

Family · Food · Gwendolyn · Holidays · Josiah · Shopping

Easter at the Farmer’s Market

It rained the Saturday before Easter, and as much as I hate running errands in the rain, I needed to get some shopping done.  I already had the spiral-cut ham that I ended up tossing in the crockpot, but wanted to look for some healthier cupcake ingredients.  Earlier in the week I had bookmarked this recipe… Continue reading Easter at the Farmer’s Market

Books · Eco-Friendly · Family · Food · Gwendolyn · Health · Holidays · Home · Josiah · Motherhood · Phil

In the Kitchen, Out & About

Though I’m eating probably as healthy as I ever have these days, I realize there is always room for improvement.  I’ve lost the baby weight I gained with the kiddos, but now I’m just hovering.  Stagnant.  I have no desire to add an exercise routine other than getting out and about when the weather is nice.  When I… Continue reading In the Kitchen, Out & About

Crafts · Family · Gwendolyn · Josiah · Organizing

Paper Coterie – a review

It’s here, it’s here!  The album that I ordered from Paper Coterie arrived yesterday, and I excitedly tore open the box…  I love pictures – taking them (although I am by no means a professional, usually taking lots of pictures and narrowing them down to a few favorites), organizing them, putting them into albums.  I decided that instead of… Continue reading Paper Coterie – a review