Monthly Archives

July 2017

  • DIY & Home Decor

    Can I Get a Window Seat?

    July 30, 2017

    I’ve always wanted a window seat. Somewhere I could curl up with a good book or sit and stare out the window. So when I first looked at our house I immediately fell in love.ย The windows…

  • DIY & Home Decor

    The Porch is Calling

    July 30, 2017

    I absolutely LOVE my screened-in front porch. We had a small porch in our previous home in Vermont and I practically lived out there when the climate allowed me to. We just moved to our new…

  • Cloth Diapering

    How I Use Wet Bags for Everything

    July 30, 2017

    Now that I’ve finally come to the realization that I don’t need any more diapers, I’ve started to collect wet bags. If a new print comes out, I can still get it if I like it…

  • Cooking & Recipes Dinners

    Yassa (Toubab)

    July 28, 2017

    This is my signature recipe. It is my version of a Senegalese dish called Yassa. My husband is from Senegal and he made me this meal on one of our first dates. Toubab means ‘white person’…

  • Breastfeeding Mom Life

    That Pump Life

    July 27, 2017

    Oh the joys of breastfeeding, or more specifically, pumping. I started pumping almost immediately after my son was born. I pumped in the hospital around the clock and continued that when I got home. Oftentimes, I…

  • Cloth Diapering Mom Life

    How to Wash Your Cloth Diapers

    July 25, 2017

    Is it weird that I thoroughly enjoy doing diaper laundry? Honestly, diapers are the only load of laundry I dutifully fold immediately & put away. Diaper laundry is almost like a science. It all depends on…

  • Breastfeeding Mom Life

    Fed is always best.ย 

    July 25, 2017

    Breastfeeding was something I was very passionate about before and during my pregnancy. There was no doubt in my mind that I would breastfeed my baby. I remember envisioning him just being born and laid on…

  • Garden Love

    Winner, Winner, Berries for Dinner

    July 25, 2017

    This is our first summer at our new home. We’re still learning about the house and exploring to see what our property has to offer. When buying the home the seller’s realtor mentioned we had some…

  • Cloth Diapering Mom Life

    Cloth Diapers Anonymous

    July 24, 2017

    Hi, I’m Marie, and I’m addicted to collecting cloth diapers. I knew early on in my quest for motherhood that I wanted to cloth diaper my child. I did months and months and months of research…