Crafts and Recipes Category


DIY baby legs

It’s crawling boot camp around here. We haven’t quite figured out the forward motion thing, but boy are we trying hard. Watching my little one army crawl his way around our living room has made me want to keep those edible little knees protected but still dress him in less restrictive clothes. Baby leg warmers… Read more »



I decided to be honest with my own fashion stupidity in this post, and you, my friends, totally came through. You collectively picked chocolate brown in a landslide, which, if I may give myself a little credit, is what I would have picked if left to my own devices. But thankfully I was not, because… Read more »


apple butter

(To the tune of the Peanut butter and jelly song, you know, the Barney one.) Apple, apple butter (it’s yummy!). Apple, apple butter (it’s yummy!). First you take the apples and you cut ‘em, you cut ‘em. First you take the apples and you cut ‘em, you cut ‘em. Apple, apple butter (it’s yummy!). Apple,… Read more »


a hot and steamy recipe

The dishes were clean and put away. I had started the load of cloth diapers in he wash. Micah was sound asleep in his crib. We had time just to ourselves. We hugged each other with both free arms. We slow danced to imaginary music in the living room. Then DanO led me to the… Read more »