Why would Ginger Snaps and I–two die-hard meat lovers–attempt a vegetarian weekend? How did we not kill each other in the process? Let’s chat. Why we chose a vegetarian weekend Ginger Snaps and I are always interested in finding new ways to eat healthier and feel better. We’re not weight-loss people–that’s never really been our

60-second tidy technique

Last month, I kicked off my 12 Months to Cleanliness challenge with a daily decluttering challenge that aimed to reduce the amount of crapola hanging out in my house. My dining room table is covered in items that are ready to be shipped off to Goodwill (I’ll offer a full analysis of how that challenge

Babyface at 3 months old

I’m a little late getting this 3-month baby update off the ground, considering Babyface reached 3 months this past Saturday. But we are officially through the 4th trimester, and it shows for both of us. Babyface is much more alert and aware than she was just a few months ago, and I am much calmer

In an episode of one of my favorite vlogs, The Sister Show, they talk about why it’s important not to talk about our children as if they’re burdens in our lives. As parents, we chose to welcome children into our lives, and we should be careful to show our children that we want them here.

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A woman holding an XBox controller excitedly, with a description that says "Couple's Guide to Playing Video Games - Top 10 Video Games to Play Together in 2019"

You might be confused about what playing video games has to do with my family and lifestyle blog. At least, you might be confused if you’ve never met me. If you have met me, you already know that video games are a huge part of my life. Ginger Snaps and I both lean into our

Decluttering challenge image for January's 12 Months of Cleanliness post

Christmas is my favorite holiday, but if you’re anything like me, it always ends the same way: With my living room piled with new things I have no room for because my house is stacked ceiling-to-floor with old things I don’t actually need. So, I’m starting this cleaning challenge with something that I hope will lessen that anxiety: a daily purge to declutter my home.