The First Week of School

This is the first week of firsts for our household. This week we don’t have an afternoon kindergartner, we have a full day grade 1 student in the house. This graduation to full day has made some distinct changes to our family routine, especially in the mornings. Aidan now needs to get up and actually […] . . . → Read More: The First Week of School

A Kitchen Experiment: Meal Planning Again

I used to participate in Menu Plan Mondays at Organizing Junkie a lot, now not so much. I have found that our family has been in a bit of a rut this winter/spring and it is not helping our eating habits at all. I used to meal plan with a mind to what we already […] . . . → Read More: A Kitchen Experiment: Meal Planning Again

A New Year

Today I turned 37 and I begin my 38th year of life.  In many ways for me my birthday is much more significant as a start to a new year than January 1st.  In fact my birthday is second only to the start of a new school year for the feelings of newness.
Today I was […] . . . → Read More: A New Year

These Boots Are Made For Walking or Coveting

I have been on the lookout for a nice pair of mid calf boots for a while now.  I know what I want, but I am having a hard time finding it.  I want a bit of a heel, not too much, in a chunky heel.  I want them either to be black or brown […] . . . → Read More: These Boots Are Made For Walking or Coveting