How to Pack For a Great Picnic

Sunset Picnic

With a long weekend ahead you might be wanting to pack up that picnic basket and head outdoors. Recently the weather in Portland has been so amazing that we decided to do just that. A picnic at the gorge seemed most appropriate, so I invited my … [Read more...]

Grilled Salmon Salad, Dinner in 15!

Grilled Salmon Salad

Sometimes life is just so busy I look up at the clock and its 6pm and I haven't given dinner the slightest thought. On those days I quickly try and pull it together, you know before my troops get restless and hangry. No one wants a hangry … [Read more...]

Simple Summer Guacamole

Guacamole Close-Up

Nothing screams summer like a nice simple guacamole. It just makes for the perfect snack. Adding appropriate sides for dipping can be fun, as well. The choices are endless. There is always, of course, the most common choice of tortilla chips, but I … [Read more...]

Video: Our Myrtle Beach Vacation

Sandcastle Building

I'm so excited to share this little video we made of our time in Myrtle Beach, SC. We had such a great time and it's so rare that our families get together for such a fun experience. I highly recommend a best friend family vacation! We spent 5 … [Read more...]

Everything But The House: Our Top Picks

EBTH Favorite Picks

Have you checked out Everything But the House (otherwise known as EBTH) yet? You might remember from a few months back, just how much both Kristin and I dig this site. As someone who is over scheduled as it is, but loves a good find, it's the perfect … [Read more...]

Myrtle Beach Family Vacation Tips

Meg and Kristin on Beach

Disclosure: Travel accommodations were provided by Myrtle Beach, South Carolina for the purpose of this review.  Last week both of our families packed up our swimsuits and drove to South Carolina for a joint Myrtle Beach family vacation. … [Read more...]

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