The Hidden Life

As a mother, I think it’s hard for us to see value in our work because it’s so hidden from everyone and at the end of the day, we have little proof to show of our work.  But does being noticed really make our work have more value?  No. Deep down,  I know this is […]

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Pie For Pi Day!

In honor March 14th or Pi Day (3.14),  I decided to share a pie I made with hearts (to show my love for pie).  It was so fun just playing around with the dough and coming up with a design.  What inspired me, you ask? I recently came across a gorgeous pie that had intricate […]

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The Secret of Getting Things Done

Motherhood is challenging. It is the most wonderful, exhausting thing I’ve ever done and ever will do.  Simple things though that should only take a couple of minutes can now take hours or even days. Take a shower for example.  I’m learning the “secret of getting things done” and it is so hard for me […]

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Our Handy, Home Buying Tips

You would think after being married for almost 6 years and multiple kids later we would own a home by now, right?  But we don’t.  My husband and I decided that before we could purchase a house we had to have a firm financial foundation by being  a.)debt free,  b.) have an emergency fund, c.) […]

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How to Master Making A Pie Crust

Confession: When it comes to pie making the crust is the hardest thing to master.  I have tried different crust recipes and every time the crust would not turn out well.  After experimenting a bit,  I discovered the trick to a great crust is: 1.) quality flour, 2.) very cold ingredients- butter, egg, and water and […]

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