DIY christmas ornaments

I wanted to make these last Christmas, but I finally got around to it this year. I love animals, and I love Christmas, so it seemed like the right thing to do. I first saw the idea here, with the original tutorial here, but I simplified it a little. Here’s what I used and what […]

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DIY rhino costume

During our visit to the San DiegoΒ Zoo, we stumbled upon a zookeeper giving a feeding and information session about their rhino, so we stopped to watch and listen. Upon deciding we should all be animals for Halloween, I half-jokingly suggested Whitney should be a rhino. Well, he loved the idea. And the crafty person he […]

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happy halloween!!!

Happy Halloween! I am so excited to finally share our costumes with you. Inspired by Kipling’s lion costume and our recent trip to the San Diego Zoo, we decided to all be animals! I, of course, have a small obsession with owls, and Whitney loved the rhino we got to see at the zoo during […]

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eats

One of my unofficial resolutions this year is to cook more. If you’ve followed my blog, you know how much of a baker I am (mostly of chocolate chip cookies…weekly). Cooking was something I was never taught growing up, and since it doesn’t always lend itself to exact measurements and an easy step by step […]

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