Latest News

Disney Obsessed Adults

Disney Obsessed Adults

Hi, my name is Alyssa and I am a Dork Recently I was part of a discussion on a message board about the “weirdness” of adults being Disney obsessed.  Reading the thread was interesting, as I myself am a Disney/Star Trek/Star Wars obsessed adult and never really thought about the fact that other adults find […]

Adventures!

Adventures!

Things have been SO busy around here! The last few weeks have been consumed with preparation for the Babywearing World Record (babywearingworldrecord.com) and MommyCon LA – an event that you are NOT going to want to miss! This week, however, the lovely Xza, her punk rock hubby Kevin & handsome mister Atticus came into my […]

Back in the Swing: Part Deux

Back in the Swing: Part Deux

Well here it is….the work of the master tiler IE my step-mom.  It was a long 2 weeks, but totally worth every minute.  I am thrilled with the results and can’t actually believe that this is MY house.  I learned so much working with my parents…things that I can now use to do some home […]

A Day in San Francisco

A Day in San Francisco

We arrived in San Francisco after a crack of dawn flight from Chicago, on Saturday. Despite being cranky from our 4am wake up call, it was great getting into San Francisco at 9am so we could have an entire day to check out the city. A friend of ours had a casual birthday BBQ at […]

Our Feathered Friends

Our Feathered Friends

When I was pregnant, I had a fabulous idea. After buying eggs from a local family who charges an exorbitant $5 per dozen, I decided that I wanted my own hens. We had a flock when I was a teenager, but I didn’t really have much to do with it besides eating the eggs (and […]

8 of the Coolest Must-Have’s for New Baby

8 of the Coolest Must-Have’s for New Baby

Food No Comment

This time around I have totally different wants and needs than I had with Brody. I had no idea about baby gear. I wouldn’t call myself an expert now by any means, but I have lived and learned. Here are my top 8 baby items I wish I had with Brody and hope to have […]

It’s a……..

It’s a……..

Drum roll…….. We’re having a girl! I must confess I had a fleeting moment of disappointment when the ultrasound tech told me it was a girl. But that moment went away after I went to Target and scoped out all the cool girl stuff. Haha. Both times now I have experienced a tad bit of […]