Great Grandma Singleton’s yummy gingerbread recipe!
These are a favourite around here. Whenever I make these, I always send some to work with Nathan because the batch yields over 7 dozen. I haven't had any complaints from his coworkers 😉 It is optional to add chocolate chips, but I would think you're crazy if you didn't. Or maybe a serial killer? … Continue reading Coconut Oatmeal Cookies
Christmas Cookie Countdown!
We are going to Hawaii in January for just over 3 weeks. Nathan's parents generously gifted the whole family a warm destination for Christmas this year. We cannot wait! The original vacation with the fam is actually only 10 days, but we opted to fly to another island and stay an extra 2 weeks. 10 … Continue reading Packing Tips 101
We're finally back from Palm Springs! The weather was mid-20's and we were wearing shorts and T-shirt's the whole week. Nathan got some great golfing in, but poor Drake was sick the entire time. On our way to California we stopped overnight in Vancouver, mainly to break up the trip into smaller segments for Drake. … Continue reading Vacation
I chose this title because that is my exact emotion I'm feeling right now. Disappointed; Mainly in myself. For the past 50 days, I've participated in a fitness challenge at a local studio gym. As part of the challenge, we could go to class twice a day, bring new friends with us, and make a … Continue reading Disappointed
What are some things that you would consider "so you?" Some of mine would include: going out to the movie theatre, laughing, playing games, hanging out with good friends, enjoying quality time with my husband, being a mama, flower obsessed, teeth crazy, baking/cooking, self-care enthusiast, Netflix & chill....the list goes on. But those are the … Continue reading Real Life
I find it funny how I was so opinionated before I had a baby. "My baby will never have a gross runny nose, I'll always wipe it." "I would never lick my fingers after getting baby food on them." "I will only change my baby's diaper on the change table." ....the list goes on and … Continue reading Baby Talk
Every year I try to "out-do" my previous years' decorations for Halloween. We throw an annual Halloween party, so I don't want my house to always look the same every year, am I right? Here are some photos of my decorations this year. Drake was a huge help obviously. I LOVE the bats. Those will … Continue reading Halloween
As I was laying on my mat in yoga this morning, I was feeling so grateful for the silence I was enjoying. There was very quiet chatter happening in the room, but I was able to lay there and be still. Having an adorable, attention seeking 6 month old doesn't allow me to have very … Continue reading Self-Care