Shrunken Apple Head Tutorial

The coolest Halloween craft that I have ever seen are these Shrunken Apple Heads. Seriously easy-peasy and spooky as hell.Materials you'll need- Firm apples, preferably unbruised. Granny Smith apple works best because of their perfect round shape but any apple will do....more

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We've been married 10 years!

My wedding anniversary was last week and we've finally hit our decade mark. I can't believe we're here!Here's a funny little embarrassing flashback for you -//Backstory - Josh and I were high school sweethearts (been together since we were in 10th grade) and wanted to get married as soon as possible, and so we did despite what our parents were probably thinking. We got married at the justice of the peace in Cambridge, Maryland ....more

Wyatt turned 5!

My baby is 5! We spent the day at the Franklin Institute in Philly and I made him a Halloween cake. I think he had a pretty good day ....more

I'm 28!

My birthday was about a week ago and this year was one of the first years I wasn't too bummed about it. Thankfully I had the distraction of our move and preparing for that. But even if I didn't have that, I think I might have finally gotten over my weird birthday blues that I suffer from every year ....more

Driving Cross Country

It's been about a week and I'm still pretty much in disbelief that we actually DROVE across the country with our kid. For the past few weeks before our move I was pretty nervous about the whole thing. I honestly thought it was going to be one of the worst experiences of my life ....more

Back on the East Coast

Hello from Glenside, Pennsylvania! We have moved across country from Phoenix to the suburbs of Philly. We've only been here about a week and we're still settling in a bit, but we're feeling very hopeful and elated to be back on the east coast ....more

This is how people are using Sketchfactor

So there's this new app that came out today that everyone is talking about called Sketchfactor. Basically the app is meant for sharing where there's weird sketchy things in your area or an area you're planning on visiting. It's meant to be like a heads up for dangerous areas that you might want to avoid ....more

He cannot be punished.

My little wannabe teenager has been getting in trouble lately. Nothing serious, but I have been having to lay the smack down which is usually just taking away technology. It's devastating for him for about 3 minutes until he realizes that it's no big deal ....more

Free Watercolor Vectors for Download

For full resolution download HERE....more