Halloween has always been one of my favorite holidays. Costumes and candy? Yes, please!However, my spooky spirit has waned in the decade or so since college. There have been years when I didn't dress up or decorate -- either I didn't have Halloween plans or wasn't planning to be home for trick-or-treaters.Now that I'm a parent, I have a renewed enthusiasm for Halloween. I don't necessarily … READ MORE!
If you're only familiar with one method of manual brew coffee, I'll bet it's the French press.Over the last few years, French press coffee become a popular addition to hipster coffee shops and Sunday brunch menus across the country. We discovered our own love for it at Lot 2, a modern restaurant in the Benson neighborhood of Omaha. Here's a quick primer on the French press: … READ MORE!
Apple picking is one of my favorite seasonal activities. We've gone as a family every fall since Levi was born, and he gets more excited about participating each year. Four years of apple picking with him (and his friends) has made me somewhat of an expert when it comes to hitting up orchards with babies and toddlers in tow … READ MORE!
As you might imagine, being a blogger/stay-at-home mom can feel isolating. When we lived in Omaha, there were days when the only adult interactions I had were with my husband and my son's teachers! Now that we're living with my parents, I get to have more grownup conversations throughout the day, but it's definitely not the same as socializing with colleagues in an office setting … READ MORE!
What do you have planned this month?(images: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6) … READ MORE!