Jenson update: 20 months

We spent much of the month getting settled in the house and exploring the area.  We are figuring out our daily routine, and trying to keep things fun.  He’s starting to play by himself much better, which is great, because he can’t always have my undivided attention.  Now that he’s playing independently, he’s being more […]


Jenson update: 19 months

I quit my job, we packed up our house, and moved!  We are still getting adjusted to the house and me being home with Jenson all day.  It’s amazing, but it turns out, I don’t get much done during the day with him.  I’m not terribly surprised…he’s a little more clingy than usual, but I […]


Live G Free Double Chocolate Brownie Cookies

A few months ago, I stocked up on some of the products in Aldi’s gluten-free line of products called liveGfree.  It’s nice to have less expensive gluten-free options – especially for those who struggle to afford specialty gluten-free items.  While I lean towards homemade or semi-homemade baked goods (think mixes, if not from scratch), I […]

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Outside, Green Juice, and the Zoo

Jenson seems to love his new home… Often he’ll ask to go “outside” even before breakfast.  He’ll go to the door and try to open it, saying “outside, outside”.  He’s easy to distract, because he also loves to eat, and is ready for breakfast.  One morning while I was brushing my teeth, he gathered up […]