homemaking

Major Toy Declutter and Simplicity Parenting

Major Toy Declutter and Simplicity Parenting

  From the moment I found out I was pregnant, I started gobbling up any kind of information I could find on pregnancy, birth, early childhood, and child development. In stressful times, consuming information really helped me calm down. I knew if I reached the […]

How I Learned To Love Cleaning

How I Learned To Love Cleaning

  I’m going to be honest here: I love cleaning! I know that might sound crazy to some people. Like, really? Cleaning? But yes, I do love cleaning. And not just the by-product: a clean house. The process is totally meditative for me. It’s only […]

On The Menu: Brunch Frittata Muffins

On The Menu: Brunch Frittata Muffins

      For the past two years, my little family and our friends’ family have gotten together to watch the F1 Grand Prix in Monaco for “Monaco and Mimosas,” a celebration of all things bubbly and delicious. We like to make a fun brunch […]

DIY: Road Trip Play Tray

DIY: Road Trip Play Tray

    If you’re wondering what I’ve been up to lately & why I haven’t been posting, it’s because my little family was on an eight day road trip to Arkansas so my husband could meet his buddies for some mountain biking. One of the […]

On The Menu: Apple Chia Banana Baby Food Breakfast Muffins

On The Menu: Apple Chia Banana Baby Food Breakfast Muffins

    I guess it’s recipe week here on microliving! I just made this recipe this morning and had to share. My little guy loved them, and I think they’re tasty and filling too.   I was talking to a friend yesterday about some of […]

On The Menu: Japanese Omurice

On The Menu: Japanese Omurice

    I told you last week that I would lighten things up around here and give everyone a break from my pretty long-winded posts of late. What better way to keep my word than by sharing a short and sweet recipe? I hope you […]

Avoiding the Pitfalls of Being a Stay at Home Parent

Avoiding the Pitfalls of Being a Stay at Home Parent

    *** LONG POST ALERT ***   This week, I didn’t realize just how much I had on my heart about being a full time homemaker. I guess I’ve been collecting ideas for a year or so now, so a lot just bubbled to […]

Pros & Cons: Being a Stay at Home Parent

Pros & Cons: Being a Stay at Home Parent

  So far on this blog I think I’ve only written one article on being my child’s mother and there’s a reason for that. I’d hate to get pigeonholed into being just another “mommy blogger.” For the mommy bloggers out there who are hustling, good […]

Spring Cleaning: 5 Simple Ways to Make Your Home Smell Amazing

Spring Cleaning: 5 Simple Ways to Make Your Home Smell Amazing

  All the crazy rain we had yesterday is reminding me that it’s absolutely spring here in Southeast Pennsylvania. It was just hammering rain last night and crazy windy. Even though it’s no fun being out in it, I think we’ve finally turned the corner […]

Spring Cleaning: The No. 1 Thing Everyone Gets Wrong About The KonMari Method

Spring Cleaning: The No. 1 Thing Everyone Gets Wrong About The KonMari Method

Long time no see! I decided to take last week off from blogging to celebrate the Easter season with my family and enjoy my son’s first birthday. It was time well spent and nice to take a step back from all the ordinary things in […]