A Pirate & a DIY Mermaid Costume Tutorial

We’re getting really excited about Halloween around here. Last year, my husband and I chickened out and didn’t dress up with my daughter — mostly because any DIY costume I could throw together at the last minute would’ve looked crazy next to my daughter’s homemade peacock costume, which I made with care and forethought. But… Continue reading A Pirate & a DIY Mermaid Costume Tutorial

1 Simple Shift: Adopt Your Next Pet

I have been wanting a dog for years. But for several of those years, our living situation didn’t make that possible. When we finally moved into our own apartment, my desire to have a dog was renewed, although my husband wasn’t too keen on the idea in such a small space. However, last week, he… Continue reading 1 Simple Shift: Adopt Your Next Pet