reusable cleaning towels

**This is a massively edited and revised post from 2018** If you read my blog regularly, you know that my last few posts have been a bit heavier than usual. I wrote about why I left higher education and shared a little bit of my story. I, like the rest of us, am a work … Continue reading reusable cleaning towels

grocery shopping with my jars

Happy holidays from the Smiths! Over the next few months, I am transitioning from a W2 employee to a stay-at-home wife (and hopefully in the near future mom). Part of the transition is working with Mr. Smith on taking over some of the household tasks that he currently does, namely grocery shopping. We're taking this … Continue reading grocery shopping with my jars

the tiny tot is coming for a visit

I have been FaceTiming with my niece since the day she was born, but I can count on one hand the number of times I've seen her face-to-face in her short three years. She lives in Texas and, until recently, we lived in Michigan. It doesn't make for lots of quality together time. Thankfully, my … Continue reading the tiny tot is coming for a visit