Toll House Cookie Brittle

If you’re allergic to (or out of eggs) and need a cookie fix, I’ve got you covered. If you’re one of those January dieters, then this recipe is totally not for you, because it’s full of goodness (read: butter and refined sugar). It also doesn’t hurt that this recipe is quick and incredibly easy. Continue reading

Look Who’s Here!

The radio silence around here has been for good reason: after being four days fashionably late, Gemma Catherine finally decided to grace us with her presence on Monday, January 12. She is sweet, alert, has crazy long fingers and toes, and is very much loved by her doting, if over-zealous, big sisters. The first few days at home have gone well, and Gemma is fitting right in. The birth story will come sometime soon, but for now, here’s a couple of photos of our newest girl.  Continue reading

Around Here

For any of you on baby watch, I’m still pregnant. I’m due on Thursday, so here’s hoping that this baby will decide to grace us with his or her presence soon. I keep getting asked if anything is happening, so here’s a blanket statement: other than light contractions for the past threeish weeks, there really isn’t anything to report. I do promise that when this child does arrive, we’ll let you know. We’re not in the habit of keeping our kids secret. ;) Continue reading

Christmas 2014

It’s the last day of the year, so why not squeeze in one last post? Besides, I’m still within the twelve days of Christmas, so it still counts!

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12 in 2014

Dwija is once again hosting a photo year-in-review type link-up and I thought it would be a fun way to look back on our year. It was so hard to narrow down the photos to one per month, but I (barely) managed to do it. It’s so crazy to look back on everything that happened in 2014! Parts of the year were definitely challenging, but we’ve been so blessed. These are just a few highlights from our year: Continue reading