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April 2016

Family Tree Mural

Creativity, Home Decor

About a month after we got engaged, my husband and I bought our home.  It was an old fixer-upper, straight out of the 70s.  It had ugly worn carpets, a green bathroom and panelling in every room.  But it…

Our Story Part 1 – A friendly coffee

Love

  My husband and I met as kids.  Yes, kids.  Both of our mothers worked at the same school and they often brought us to school a little early, before the other students arrived.   I actually don’t have…

Cloth Diapering: From Reluctant to Loving it!

kids, Motherhood

When we started talking about having a baby, my husband brought up the idea of using cloth diapers.  He’s very environmentally conscious, so the idea of diapering our children in a way that minimizes our impact on the earth…

Ranger Trailmix Cookies

Baking, Cookies

Not really sure where these cookies get their name, but man, they are good.  A kitchen-sink kind of cookie, filled with almost everything from the baking shelf.  My mom discovered this recipe when I was a little kid and…

Welcoming Baby – A Keepsake Story Book

Family, Pregnancy

There are certain events in your life that you want to remember forever.  Having a baby is one of them.  We wanted to do something special to mark the arrival of our first little one; a way to remember…