Being Cheap...In A Good Way

Thrift Stores Aren’t Gross

I’ll start off by saying that I love thrift stores. My husband and I have had thrift store dates since we started dating (I may have married the only person cheaper than I am). My in-laws also have made thrifting a hobby – I guess it runs in the family. Roughly 75% of the clothing my family wears (I talk…

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Misc., Parenting

Today I Bought Fat Jeans

I’ve always been a bit on the heavy side, but in college I was able to lose a sizable amount of weight (see what I did there?). I maintained that weight-loss for several years – right up until I had my first child. To be fair, my children are 22 months apart (nearly to the day), and I didn’t have…

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Preschool Activities

Preschool Science + Art Butterfly Activity

I was fiddling around on Pinterest (who doesn’t?) and came across one of those rare activities that looks fun AND I already had all of the materials needed. Naturally, it became part of yesterday’s “preschool at home” activities. In the original post, Buggy and Buddy focuses on the chromatography element of this activity – which is pretty cool. However, I…

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