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Pregnancy Collection Part 3- Sleeping, learning, and growing

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Oh baby sleep. That was my biggest challenge the first year with our daughter. I kept waiting for her sleep through the night. It seemed that life revolved around that one goal- sleep. There are tons of books out there, many promising the magical solution and to be the cure-all for your baby. However, the […]

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Using All Parts of the Buffalo

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Now, I don’t boast enough Native American blood to have earned me tuition money for college, but I think I would make my very distant Native American relatives proud by some of the ways I’ve managed to use all parts of the buffalo, figuratively speaking, of course. Trader Joe’s coffee My husband and I are […]

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Pregnancy Collection Part 2- Our Favorite Kids books

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Ellie and I love reading together. It’s fun to flip the pages with her as she tickles the kitties, says “ruff, ruff” when we see pictures of dogs, or delightfully flips the pages with glee. I started reading to her when she was really little more because I didn’t know what else to do with […]

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Recommendations for a pregnant friend- part 1

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I was writing an email to my sweet friend, who is expecting in July, regarding some good books on pregnancy and child rearing that I’ve read. While I was pregnant I read anything I could get my hands on thinking that I probably wouldn’t have much time after our little sweetie was born. Since I […]

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Istanbul Italian Chicken Soup

I’ve made this soup approximately six times in the past six days. Well, actually, I made it three times and then reheated it three times. I know you are thinking I am totally not up for wife of the year since I obviously lack creativity, but truth be told this soup is incredible. It was […]

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