DIY

Hunting Trees & Holiday DIYs

Our family went and cut our Christmas tree this past weekend. It was a blast and I recommend the tree "hunt" to anyone who hasn't tried it. Not only do Christmas tree farmers provide trees, they are compostable, sustainable, and local. Picking our tree and dragging back to the car to be loaded made my… Continue reading Hunting Trees & Holiday DIYs

Writing

NaNoWriMo & the Season of Joy

Like Christmas presents, I've been wrapping up the loose ends on my stories for National Novel Writing Month. I am not a "winner" coming short of the fifty thousand words needed. However, I feel like a winner. Why? Because I've been writing. I've been proving to myself that with two tiny children I can do… Continue reading NaNoWriMo & the Season of Joy