three reasons to drink bubbly water

Recently, my mom-in-law and her friend visited us. As I prepared for them to arrive, I realized that I had no idea what to offer them to drink because we quit soda in May 2012. Our typical drinks at home are water (tap or bubbly), hot tea, coffee, and various adult beverages. The temperatures have been … Continue reading three reasons to drink bubbly water


minimalist travel – Alaska

Mr. Smith and I are going on a ten-day trip to Alaska. We'll be spending a few days in Anchorage, a few days driving around, and a few days in Fairbanks. I'm pretty excited about going to a new-me-place and meeting (finally) his extended family. I'll write about how the trip went in a future … Continue reading minimalist travel – Alaska