Day Trip: NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island

Not far from where we live is the Outer Banks. Since becoming a work-at-home mom, I’ve been making regular trips to the Outer Banks for meet-ups, beach trips, and playground adventures. I had been wanting to take Caleb to the NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island but held off because I felt this was a family adventure. I didn’t want Robb to miss out on this moment so I waited… and waited… and waited… and reminded Robb that children 2 and under are free, then the prices jump up. So we finally went. Now, to be fair to Robb, we were…

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Low Waste Living: Laundry Edition

I recently posted a video on my YouTube channel (Low Waste Living: Laundry Routine & Room Tour) in collaboration with two other great YouTubers sharing a little bit about my journey to a lower waste lifestyle. We are in the very beginning stages of low-waste living but it is important to me that I start now instead of waiting for everything to come together. Like I said in my video, it’s more important for 5 million people to do a little something towards creating less waste than for 5 people to do it perfectly. We started our journey towards producing…

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Where’d Everything Go?

So yeah… if there is one piece of advice I can give to any blogger, it would be the following: Backup, backup, backup. Backup your website on a regular basis on you will end up like me. With all of my content gone because my hosting didn’t automatically renew like it should have. Thanks to the Wayback Machine, I can pull the posts that were important (such as my pregnancy updates) BUT I will only be able to pull the text. I do have a backup from early April 2017 – right before I found out that I was pregnant…

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