This week the Handsome Husband and I had our ten year anniversary. TEN YEARS. Which is mostly weird because it means we've been adults for over a decade. A quick aside: I measure our anniversary from when we started dating, because it's pretty weird to throw half a decade of your life out the window … Continue reading #RelationshipGoals

Life Hacks Don’t Exist, But Here Are Some Swell Ideas

The phrase "life hack" kind of gives me hives (probably because I'm married to a geek, and therefore have to know things like what "hacking" actually is), so I refuse to have anything to do with it. That being said, here are things that make my life easier/better/less likely to end in a blazing inferno … Continue reading Life Hacks Don’t Exist, But Here Are Some Swell Ideas

Pajama Party!

The Kraken's school doesn't celebrate traditional holidays (way too mainstream for Berkeley), so instead they make up their own traditions, and this week it's Jammie Days! Which, yeah, just means coming to school in your pajamas, but you have no idea how exciting that is when you're three, and spend most of your life resisting … Continue reading Pajama Party!

Yay! Go Sport!

This week we've all been laid low with a fiendish combination of runny noses, sore throats, and pink eye, which basically means the entire apartment, including its occupants, are disgusting. And covered in used tissues & antibiotic ointment. Luckily, we've got the Olympics. Yeah, I'm one of those people. Summer or winter, I get giddy … Continue reading Yay! Go Sport!