Sneak Peak Announcement


It seems as if we have kept this little secret to ourselves for so long! Howard and I are expecting our first child! Little Bean (as we have been calling it) is expected to arrive on September 1, 2014. We are completely overjoyed and are so thankful to be able to share this with all… [read more]



“The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Good-bye 2013


It is time to say good-bye to the year 2013. Many exciting things happened this year and I can officially say it was one heck of a roller coaster ride. I would recap the whole year but I figure if you really wanted to know you would just check out all the archived posts. Let’s… [read more]

Little Chiminea


Howard received this little guy for Christmas and it has quickly become a household necessity. Yesterday we lit a fire for the first time and realized this guy can put off a good amount of heat to keep your toes warm outside. I see many more evenings spent outside around our new chiminea. Oh, by… [read more]

Holiday Drop!


I originally had a huge blog post in mind for you guys, but at the last minute I decided to do a photo drop instead. I’m using the extra time to record and edit a new video. Hopefully you enjoy some of the photos I’ve taken over the holidays!