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September 2016

our garden mystery

The Mystery in My Garden


This past spring, we had some landscaping done in our side yard. My dad came by with a rented excavator and moved some dirt around so we can re-seed the lawn. He scraped the top layer of dirt and grass…

Fall Bucket list

Fall Bucket List for Families with Toddlers

Family, Seasonal

As you all know, I’m big into planning and lists. You might remember my summer bucket list. Well, Stephane is back to school and the air is starting to get that familiar nip. So, it’s time for our fall…

Pulla Finnish Dessert Bread

Pulla: Finnish Dessert Bread

Baking, Recipes

I grew up eating this dessert bread.  It’s was one of the few food items that I can connect to my ancestral homeland.  This was something that came out on special occasions and was quickly devoured by any person…

27 fun facts about me on my 27th birthday

27 Fun Facts About Me on My 27th Birthday


So today I turned 27.  I’m officially in my late 20s.  And I’m kind of excited about it!  This past year has been amazing and I can’t wait to see what this year has in store for me.  I’ve really…