What Are You Waiting For?

I was feeling a little like Betty Crocker one day and decided to bake cookies. But as I read the instructions on the back of the box (yes, they were box cookies…don’t judge), I realized the recipe called for one stick of “soft” butter. Not melted. And definitely not cold which is what mine was.…

Two Years Ago Today

Today is a bit ironic.  It’s the 17th.  Which means it’s Josiah Day.  But it’s also the second anniversary of the day I had my first beta test to determine if my first round of IVF had worked.  I often think about that day.  I remember it was a beautiful Thursday afternoon.  The sun was…

The Memory Jar

In 2011, I discovered pinterest and instantly became a fa-nat-ic by pinning everything. And I mean ev-errrrr-thing!  It was my first year as a “stay at home wife” and I found myself spending hours upon ridiculous hours pinning recipes, workout techniques for those perfectly sculpted arms and abs of steel (pfffft), quotes, crafts, and home…