Life As I Know It

Won’t You Be My Neighbor? {Movie}

I know the other day I shared my guilty pleasure TV, but I promise that I also watch quality programming as well! Recently the hubs and I finally watched Won't You Be My Neighbor, the documentary about the beloved Mr. Rogers. Having a small child makes me appreciate Mr. Rogers' work even more...he was a… Continue reading Won’t You Be My Neighbor? {Movie}

Blogging Blah Blah, Life As I Know It

The Post I’ve Needed to Write for a While…

If you follow this blog at all, I have clearly been pretty M.I.A. this year. I had a pretty rough first half of 2016 - I tried to continue blogging from time to time, but my creative energy had been pretty zapped by a pretty terrible job situation. For being a generally confident, happy person, I… Continue reading The Post I’ve Needed to Write for a While…

Home Owning, Life As I Know It

The Great Book Purge

Somewhere along the way, I developed a love of books. It probably started in the days of Goosebumps and Choose Your Own Adventure and The Baby Sitters Club... And then it was only multiplied in high school when Doc Cass introduced me to Our Town and Solace of Open Spaces and The Grapes of Wrath. Yes, I loved them all,… Continue reading The Great Book Purge

Life As I Know It

A Note On Christmas Trees

This Christmas marks me and Jonathan's third married Christmas. THIRD. That's crazy. As you probably know, we spent our first two years of married life living in Ohio, where we knew no one (at first) and had no family. It was extremely important to me that our house there felt like home for both of… Continue reading A Note On Christmas Trees