From the Blog

Cooking, Fall Recipes, Recipes

Roast Turkey Breast with Honey Glaze and Roasted Veggies

Hey, I'm actually getting out ahead of the holiday with a holiday recipe! Normally, I don't get around to posting or trying these things way after the holiday, and once I find a recipe I'm happy with, instead of saving the recipe for a the lead-up to an appropriate holiday, I post it right away… Continue reading Roast Turkey Breast with Honey Glaze and Roasted Veggies

Currently, Family, Living

Currently :: November 2018

Hey there, friends, and happy November! The months are ticking right along! I can't believe we've already left October behind and are rolling our way into the holiday season. Well, if I'm being perfectly honest, I can believe it - because those were some pretty packed and busy days! For one thing, I headed back… Continue reading Currently :: November 2018

Building, Crafty Stuff, Home Decor

Guest Room to Nursery :: Week 5

Here we are at Week Five of the One Room Challenge, where we've been transforming our guest room into a new nursery/bedroom for baby Marcus! There's only one more week left of the challenge, and while we only have a couple of things to do, progress has stalled. The biggest culprit in this is the… Continue reading Guest Room to Nursery :: Week 5

Cooking, Fall Recipes, Recipes

Loaded Baked Potato Soup

It's finally that day - that first day back at work! I've been both dreading it and looking forward to it the past couple weeks. I've been craving the mental exercise and social interaction I get at work but hating the idea of losing out on morning cuddles with my baby son, hating the idea… Continue reading Loaded Baked Potato Soup

Building, Crafty Stuff, Home Decor

Guest Room to Nursery :: Week 4

Here we are at Week Four of the One Room Challenge, where we've been transforming our guest room into a new nursery/bedroom for baby Marcus. And I'm happy to say that even though I didn't get any of the DIY projects done - still no name sign, no drapes, no toy storage, and no shelves… Continue reading Guest Room to Nursery :: Week 4

Building, Holiday + Seasonal, Home Decor

A Simple Fall Table

We're definitely ready for the Virginia humidity to give way to cooler weather, which is finally happening. Although the cool weather and thunderstorms on our forecast, which we're looking forward to, are a sober reminder that the cool weather coming in has brought hurricane after hurricane over the past couple years, devastating the Caribbean, the… Continue reading A Simple Fall Table