Outside My Window: we're having another super fun snow day, or rather a snow and ice storm day. This makes our 6th day of cancelled school this year. Crazy sauce. I'm not really disappointed but I'm also not in Super Fun Mom Mode either. I Am Hearing: my daughter giggling over YouTube and my son … Continue reading Daybook: February 7th 2019.
Every year, on February 1st, Anne at Modern Mrs. Darcy writes a post about what's saving her life, the positive things big or small that are making these winter months more bearable. The idea is that we're all great at listing our complaints but don't often spend that same amount of mental energy on the … Continue reading What’s Saving My Life Right Now.
Outside My Window: It's still snowing. It's been snowing since like 9pm last night and it seems to have no plans of stopping. The kids were ecstatic to get a snow day today and we've been making the most of it with all of the board games, a bit of video game time and watching … Continue reading Daybook: January 28th 2019
We love to play board games in our family. With the kids or as a couples night or game night with friends. Our collection of games has become massive over the years. We've discovered a few new favorites in the last couple of years and I thought I'd take a minute to share with you … Continue reading 5 Favorites for Family Game Night.
Outside My Window: it’s one of those days that feels even colder than it is. It was supposedly up to the 30's today but it pretty much felt like 7 degrees all day to me. I guess I probably need to buckle up and brace myself for the rest of this winter, but apparently I … Continue reading Daybook: January 14th 2019
I'm not watching many new shows right now. Blame it on the lack of cable or the lack of exciting things on network television or maybe I'm just old or something. Not sure. Most of the shows we're watching now are old news to everyone else. Which is kind of great, because those shows are … Continue reading 5 TV Shows I’m Binging Right Now.
We're four days into the new year and the internet is officially brimming with resolutions, diet plans, budget overhauls and every change you need to make NOW to be the Best Version of You. But I think you are already pretty awesome. Honestly, you're killing it. I'm not saying you are perfect because we're all … Continue reading Hello 2019! Non resolutions for a new year
I think everyone on the internet is familiar with the Icelandic jólabókaflóð or the Christmas Book Flood. Since WWII, Icelanders began a tradition born of necessity really, in which they exchange books on Christmas Eve and then spend the remainder of the evening reading at home. Obviously the introvert in me is obsessed with all of … Continue reading How to Celebrate the “Icelandic Book Flood” with your family on Christmas Eve.
I really didn't mean to go so long without posting anything other than the occasional tag. It seems like life is determined to keep me busy - not with anything necessarily bad or strange, just life stuff. Before I get sucked into the Time Vortex again, here are some thing I forgot to tell you … Continue reading 5 Recent Instagram Posts, Now With Full Stories.