We Wish You A Messy Christmas

I meant to take “Christmas photos” of Josh and I this year and wanted to send out Christmas cards for the first time, but we never got around to it. We did, however, snap this picture with Jordan one night after filming and Josh sent these cards from Blimey Cow to our Patreon supporters! I’m glad we got to do…

My Favorite Things This Week

My favorite things this week: • The brain training app Peak. I’ve only been using it for about a week, but I’m enjoying the challenges and the knowledge that I’m exercising my brain a little each day. • Blackout curtains. Josh installed them in our bedroom this week and it’s SO nice. We got them so…

Friday Favs (Feel-Good Edition)

I don’t know about you, but I woke up this morning in dire need of a pick-me-up. It’s been a heavy week, both personally and nationally.. I’m so tired of all the political bickering and hate mongering that’s all over social media these days. Can the election please be over already? If you’re in the…

Angel-Voiced Hannah

Tonight we went to a fundraising concert for our friend Hannah’s mission trip to Italy this fall. She and a couple other musicians going on the trip each performed a half hour set, and they were all really good. We had to leave a little early, but we got to see all of Hannah’s set, yay! Here are…

3 Important Perspectives

I’m aware that the world doesn’t need another white woman’s take on the disproportionate amount of black people being killed by police in this country. This isn’t about me. But I can’t just write a lighthearted list about food or entertainment today and ignore what is happening right now. Alton Sterling. Philando Castile. Two men killed in…

Friday Favorites: Names, Van Gogh, Netflix, A-Ha, and More

Here are the best things I’ve come across this week: • Anderson Cooper’s emotional tribute to the Orlando massacre victims is heartbreaking. I think it is paradigm-shifting to actually see the faces and hear the names of the people who lost their lives.. at least is was for me. “50 people died” becomes even more gut wrenching…