Cookie Baking For The Marines

I was very excited to have the opportunity to send homemade cookies to the Marines at Camp Pendleton as part of a program called Operation: Sweet Tooth. I managed to recruit Sarah to make a few dozen of her awesome cookies to send, and also persuaded my mom and Lora to do the same: In […]

Read the rest of Cookie Baking For The Marines

Fall Decorating

I’ve been feeling very Martha Stewart-ish lately. A few weeks ago, I set up an adorable outdoor fall setup, complete with pumpkins, gourds, and hay bales. Last week I sewed a few Marine-themed pillowcases. And yesterday, I put together my own Thanksgiving centerpiece. I don’t know what it is about fall decor but I just […]

Read the rest of Fall Decorating

Thanksgiving

Are we really looking at the end of November already?? And Thanksgiving in less than a week? Time sure flies when you’re having a good time—hardy har har—Seriously though, I am looking forward to T-day. We’re taking the whole week off from school to prepare for the big day, and the kids are super-excited. I […]

Read the rest of Thanksgiving