Tag: winter

Simple and delicious sausage soup for busy nights

Simple and delicious sausage soup for busy nights

Before we had kids, my husband and I were really great cooks. He made these fancy marinades and spice rubs and did all these weird grilling things involving cedar planks and applewood chips (that’s a thing, right?) and fancy briquettes. He shopped at a store […]

10 things to keep in your car this winter

10 things to keep in your car this winter

Some days I have a plan. If the kids are out of school, we’ll get up. Get dressed, have breakfast, pack up a lunch or something, and head out – hiking if it’s warm, or somewhere warm and indoors if it’s not. THESE DAYS ARE […]

7 ways to save on quality winter clothes for kids

7 ways to save on quality winter clothes for kids

We moved to Colorado from a sunny state. Before settling here, the few times we took the kids to the snow, we managed to borrow whatever we needed from friends – we had one or two pair of snowpants that circled through everyone we knew […]