There’s a Line

Happy Love Day, lovers! What’ve you all got planned for today? Tonight? With your significant other?  Gal pals (Galentine’s Day is a thing and it’s awesome)?  Yourself? I’ll let you in on a little secret of mine.  I used to pretend not to like Valentine’s Day.  I mean, to be fair, I’m not super over […]

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2 reasons to skip the family Thanksgiving pt 2.

So yesterday I mentioned that the top reason we are hanging back in Wisconsin this Thanksgiving is the nightmarish travel.  However the good ole extended fam bam is a very close runner up on my list of things that make my blood pressure rise to unhealthy levels during the holiday season. Years ago when I […]

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2 reasons to skip thanksgiving.

In September of 2014, I learned we were going to be moving to Wisconsin in the new year.  My older, wiser self now sees what a rare gem of an opportunity this was and continues to be.  And if I could do over, I would have skipped so many more holidays.  So many more. 😃 […]

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my first grown-up thanksgiving.

Back when I bought the domain UndomesticMrs.com, I silently hoped & prayed that his was a colossal waste of money. Because, surely, by the end of the year, I will have figured this whole “domestic goddess” business out, and be in need of a new blog name.  Right?  (Either that or have finally thrown in […]

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five fun & easy traditions for couples

It’s that time again – time for my annual post!  Ha.  Just kidding.  But it certainly seems like I only post once a year, lately. 😂 It is an annual post though. In September, we took our annual photo in Mystic, Connecticut, on our trip back east for our anniversary.   This is our one tradition, and […]

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winter hobbies

I hope everyone had a very Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah & Happy New Year.  The holiday season was such a vibrant one this year.  I’m not sure why, or what was so different about this season, for me, but it just seemed much more magical than the hefty handful of Christmas seasons I’ve had since […]

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Merry everything

Note to self… Posting every two months is not blogging.  Holy crap.  Thanksgiving has come and gone.  Christmas has come and gone.  The new year has almost come and gone, and I haven’t posted a single time. its not at all that I haven’t wanted to.  In fact, I’ve really wanted to, and have thought about […]

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Holy absence, Batman! So, about three days ago, August started.  And now it’s October 28.  Guys.  What?! While September was slower than molasses, October on the other hand just flew right by, along with the other eight months of 2016.  How can it be that it is Halloween in three days, when it seems like we […]

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