Category: It's just us

Happenings

Let me catch you up on the happenings around here from the beginning of 2013 to today. I wasn’t posting much during this time because I generally suck as a person when I’m pregnant. But! I’m not pregnant… Read More

Our Family Expands!

On June 11, 2013, our little family of three became a family of four with the addition of our sweet little Sienna Jo! The birth went great and Sienna is just a perfect, tiny little thing. Here’s what… Read More

A Special Announcement!

Yay! This is partly the reason why I’ve been MIA for so long. The first trimester is always an ugh experience. BUT I also got a nasty case of walking pneumonia which really knocked me off my feet… Read More

Here We Are!!

Hello one, hello all! Welcome to our new spot on the internets. There’s a lot of updating to be done around here – link fixing, home tour updates, and so on, but they’ll all get done in good… Read More

Friday Randoms

Another day, another week, another month. Every time I stop and realize that it’s Friday, I’m amazed at how fast the week went. And then I realize that I haven’t even blogged anything or done anything that could… Read More

The Case for Baskets

When I was preparing for the baby’s arrival, I knew that we would need baskets and boxes and all that stuff to corral ALL THE BABY STUFF but I didn’t exactly understand just what the STUFF would be,… Read More

Spray Paint Mania

Do you get spray paint mania? Right after you spray paint something and you remember how easy it is and you love the result, you go foraging around the house looking for things you can spray paint. I’m… Read More

Iowa is Awesome

It’s awesome to us because that’s where my family lives right now. It’s also where we’ve been over the past week. Janella met her favorite cousin, Lily Kate, for the first time. I say she’s her favorite because… Read More

Janella’s Birth Day – Part Three

It’s hard writing everything down with a newborn that’s clamoring for my attention (or the food bags on my body) every few hours, so I had to write this story in parts. Read Part One here and Part… Read More

Janella’s Birth Day – Part Two

It’s hard writing everything down with a newborn that’s clamoring for my attention (or the food bags on my body) every few hours, so I will have to write this story in parts. Read Part One here, and… Read More