It’s not a fact I’m particularly thrilled about, but we’re commuters. We drive a lot getting to and from our day jobs. Though we’re in the process of sorting out whether moving to a more central location is in the cards for us, the reality is that we currently use up a lot of gas […]
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I know, I know. Pinterest is the quiet love affair of every female I know and a decent number of men too. And truly, I understand the appeal. The site provides an endless scroll of eye candy: gorgeous master bedrooms, sexy skinny jeans, and mouthwatering recipes. Pinning it all makes it easy to show off […]
We have now been back from Europe longer than we were gone. When we first arrived at home, we would catch ourselves looking at our blog in order to remind ourselves that we actually did go. It seriously felt like we had never left. Now, however, three months later, it seems appropriate and prudent to […]
Bree: With a week on US soil now under our belts, we’ve spent a lot of time thinking about our suburban life. We’ve talked a lot about the things we love, the things we’ve missed, and the things we aren’t quite so sure about. We certainly missed our families and our friends and we try […]
Since we have been gone, my little brother, Colton, and his girlfriend Miara have taken on the task of tending to our garden. When we initially planned our trip, one of the things I was the most sad about was that we wouldn’t be home to get the garden going and I am so thrilled […]
This week marks our trial run of Bountiful Baskets. Bountiful Baskets is essentially a produce co-op. You opt in, and for $15 you get quite literally a basket full of produce. On the appointed day and time, you load all of the produce into your own basket, or in our case, tupperware, and then spend […]
We have received a lot of interest and even specific requests as to how to build our Willow Tree Creche. This post details the steps used to build it. The creche is designed so that it can be collapsed for storage. Since we don’t believe in massive storage rooms or keeping anything large, heavy or […]
We bought our first home last month. We’re loving being here, working on our home together, and having a place to truly be ours. We so love it out here.
*** UPDATE *** Due to several requests for detailed instructions on how to build the creche, we have an updated posted on how to build a Willow Tree Creche. This post has dimensions, measurements, and a ton of good photos to help you build a creche like ours. I know many of you are avid […]