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How to Go Backpacking with a Toddler

How to Go Backpacking with a Toddler

Last September, over Memorial Day weekend, my husband, K (learn more about him here), shared with me one of his all-time favorite activities: backpacking. I was hesitant to go on a backpacking trip for a number of reasons, but the biggest reason is we would […]

My Dream Home

My Dream Home

  I’ve spent a good portion of my life thinking about my dream house. I think this may because my mom spent a lot of time looking at houses for sale. We were the family that perused the real estate listings in the paper each […]

3 Budget Wine Accessories (and 1 Splurge) for the Wine Enthusiast {Thursday 3: August 9, 2018}

3 Budget Wine Accessories (and 1 Splurge) for the Wine Enthusiast {Thursday 3: August 9, 2018}

If you’re anything like me and the rest of America, you’re in the middle of a love affair with wine right now. Wine is having a BIG moment, and I’m all aboard that wine train. But once you get into the wine world, all those […]

Life Lately on the Oregon Coast {Thursday 3: August 2, 2018}

Life Lately on the Oregon Coast {Thursday 3: August 2, 2018}

July was a packed month full of vacation, vacation, vacation! We visited Lopez Island, Lake Chelan, and the Oregon Coast. Since I talked about our first two vacations in my July 12th Thursday 3, today I’m breaking down three things I loved about our visit […]

3 Essential Family Apps {Thursday 3: July 26, 2018}

3 Essential Family Apps {Thursday 3: July 26, 2018}

Hi, everyone! For today’s Thursday 3, I’m sharing three family apps we use on a daily or near-daily basis in our household. The best part is that all of these family apps are free! Without further ado, let’s get to ’em.     This post […]

3 Hawaiian Jewelry Pieces Perfect for Summer {Thursday 3: July 19, 2018}

3 Hawaiian Jewelry Pieces Perfect for Summer {Thursday 3: July 19, 2018}

Hey, friends! The weather here in the Pacific Northwest is starting to heat up (we hit 80 degrees in our poorly ventilated house this week – woohoo!), and it’s got me longing for that one time we spent seven years living on the island of […]

Thursday 3: July 12, 2018

Thursday 3: July 12, 2018

Fresh off two back to back vacations, I am back from a blogging hiatus. I am doing the stay-at-home-mom thing during summer break, and let me tell you, toddlers don’t leave you a lot of time to catch your breath! Needless to say, I am […]

Thursday 3: June 21, 2018

Thursday 3: June 21, 2018

It’s been a quiet week in our house as little Miss F and I have been sick. The poor baby girl got it worse than I did, but we both still don’t have much of an appetite. It really stinks, because this was going to […]

Thursday 3: June 14, 2018

Thursday 3: June 14, 2018

The end of the school year is a crazy time, so I took a week off from blogging to focus on grading, report cards, and packing up my classroom. But I’m back! Here’s what I enjoyed this past week.     This post contains affiliate […]

Thursday 3: May 31, 2018

Thursday 3: May 31, 2018

It’s been a rough week (see yesterday’s post about my mom), but it wasn’t all bad. Here are three things that kept me going this week.     This post contains affiliate links. This means that I may receive a commission at no additional cost […]