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Cheesy Beefaroni

Cheesy Beefaroni

February 4, 2015

Every week before I go grocery shopping I try to plan our dinner menu for each day. Although I really do enjoy cooking, planning really is such a struggle for me. Somehow at least once during the week, we always seem to stray from the original plan. Whether it’s been a particularly busy day or just a lazy…

Hybrid Cloth Diaper Review

January 27, 2015

GroVia vs Flip vs gDiapers A few months ago we discussed the ins and outs of cloth diapering including the many different styles (all-in-one, all-in-two, hybrid, pocket, prefolds, etc). Being new to cloth diapering, it can all seem a bit confusing, but have no fear. Once you get started, you will find that it is…

Vintage World Map Tutorial

January 13, 2015

When we first moved into our home a little over a year ago, one of the trickiest parts was utilizing as much of our current furniture and decor as possible while keeping a cohesive feel throughout the house. Since the new house was almost double in size from the old house, there were many things…

Home Renovation – Nursery

January 8, 2015

Our Home Renovation 2.0 – Nursery Reveal Welcome to the nursery! It’s a funny thing how life changes can change, well just about everything! When we bought this house a year and a half ago, we definitely had babies on the brain, but we surely didn’t expect it to happen so quickly. Between nursing sessions,…

Popular Children Clothes

Popular Children’s Clothes

December 30, 2014

How to cart Well Dressed Wolf, SweetHoney, Matilda Jane, and other children’s clothing brand favorites! It’s 7:57pm and your heart is beginning to race. You’ve already downed one Viniq mixed drink and would like to make another, but you can’t turn away. Your husband and children can’t find you. It’s 7:59pm. REFRESH! REFRESH! REFRESH! 8:01pm. Sold…

Christmas Cranberry Dip

Christmas Cranberry Dip

December 23, 2014

The first time I saw a recipe for Christmas cranberry dip, I thought, “Ooh! This looks good,” but I knew immediately that I’d prefer it with adjustments. As with pepper jelly, this dip is made, chilled, and served over a block of cream cheese with crackers. Since I would be using this recipe for a…

Press Monogrammed Napkins

December 18, 2014

How to Properly Press Your Monogrammed Napkins The holidays are here! It is now socially acceptable to listen to Christmas music 24/7, admire your lovely holiday decor, and start laughing or shaking your head at all of the antics those elves are getting themselves into on your Facebook feed. If you’re like me, Thanksgiving, Christmas,…

Swing-2-Seat Sahara Burst

Ingenuity Swing-2-Seat

October 16, 2014

Ingenuity ConvertMe Swing-2-Seat – Sahara Burst – Product Review As a new parent it is difficult to know which baby items are “must haves”, “nice to haves”, and “wish we didn’t have”. When we created our baby registry for Cecilia, we invested hours and hours reading reviews and ratings for the bulk of the items…

Home Renovation – Dining Room

October 16, 2014

Our Home Renovation – Dining Room Reveal A few weeks ago, we opened our doors up to show you our first completed (almost!) room. If you missed it, you can check out our formal living room aka “the music room” here. Today we will continue our tour into our mostly complete dining room. With Cecilia…

Southern Fried Catfish

Fried Catfish Recipe

October 4, 2014

If you’ve ever traveled throughout the south and made your way into a small town, you probably came across a mom and pop restaurant at some point. Whether specialized or a simple country buffet, these restaurants are the epitome of southern cooking. One item that you can find on almost any menu is southern fried…