What Month Is It Again? {May 2020 Goals + April Goals Recap}

Welp, last month was a doozy. Not necessarily because anything new happened, but just because of that—BASICALLY NOTHING NEW HAPPENED! Other than the fact that it’s starting to look more and more likely that we’ll be moving at some point this year (see my post on my other, more personal blog for details). Basically, since …

The Monthly To-Do List During Quarantine {April 2020 Goals + March Recap}

In about 3 weeks, our entire world has seemingly been turned on its head, and even though you’ll notice that March was a pretty great month as far as goals went, it’s still very apparent how much everything has been affected by the current pandemic. I already tend to be a bit anxious anyway, so …

With Spring Comes a Long To-Do List {March 2020 Goals + February Recap}

February felt long this year, even though it usually passes by so quickly for me. However, a definite turn was taken for the better about a week and a half ago, when we glimpsed the first tulip bulbs poking out through the soil and made a spontaneous trip on Friday afternoon to the garden store …

Our 5 Big Financial Goals // Progress Report II

Our 5 Big Financial Goals // Progress Report II

Another 3 months gone, which means time for another progress report on how our financial goals are going! If you’re just tuning in, we’re currently working on five big financial goals, which we originally wanted to complete by this October (because that’s when the “deadline” for my 101 in 1001 goals list is). Right now, …

The Cook Your Shelves Challenge

The “Cook Your Shelves” Challenge (+ 11 Family-Friendly Cookbooks!)

If you’re anything like me, you have scads of cookbooks shoved on a shelf somewhere. Some are well-loved, with spatters of grease and chocolate smeared across multiple pages and several handwritten notations on favorite recipes. Others are in pristine condition, maybe having only been cracked open once or twice soon after being acquired. With the …

We Made It Through Another January! {January Goals Recap + February Goals}

While January has always been my least favorite month (and the one that feels eternally long), this year wasn’t too bad actually, which was surprising because we hardly left the house at all (#newbornlife). A lot of that can be chalked up to the fact that I feel better than I have in a long, …