state of the union

Happy Super Bowl Monday! Oh wait, that’s right, that’s not a thing. But it freaking should be because it’s America and I’m pretty sure most Americans care more about the Super Bowl than they do the presidential election so why is the Monday after the Super Bowl not a federal holiday? Some of us get […]

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Lies People Tell New Moms

Real talk. I’m a new mom. And as such, over the last six point five months of Lincoln’s life, I have been learning that a lot of the bullshit you hear when you’re expecting or caring for a new baby is just that– total bull. I know I’m not the first woman to have a […]

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A Year in Review

Hello? Anybody here? I’m not even going to start with the whole “oh my gosh it’s been ages since I last blogged” since I’m pretty sure that’s how I’ve started the last three or so posts I’ve made since, I don’t know, midway through 2018? It’s been quite the year. Actually, that’s a huge understatement.. […]

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real talk tuesday: fight for your right to… payment

Happy Tuesday! Two posts in two weeks, guys! Progress! I’ve been seeing an article floating around Facebook for the last several months that really stood out to me. I first saw the article on one of those random Facebook food pages (that never seem to post about any actual food..?) and eventually saw that it […]

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I’m a sucker.

Hi, I’m Sam, & I am a sucker. Hi Sam. A sucker for reality TV. (Ha, bet you thought I was going to say at blogging… that too, clearly.) I don’t know if the Duggar family really counts as reality trash. At least not in the same way as the Kardashians or the Real Housewives of Who […]

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hometown homage

As of about two weeks ago, we have officially begun “commuting” to “work” each day. AKA we wake up at Anthony’s parents house, drive an hour and twenty twice a day to work on our house and to come back to the in-laws to be fed dinner like the carefree teenagers we eternally wish to […]

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real talk tuesday

This week’s real talk is going to be a little different. Instead of ragging on some company or practice or character trait, I’ll be ragging on myself for sucking actual ass at blogging this summer! Ever since Anthony left his job back at the end of June, we have been going full force on renovating […]

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do I need a special degree?

Happy Friday!  We made it through another week of climate confusion as I sit and type this in a light-but-long-sleeved shirt on this very mild July 13th. Shout out to my squish-nugget niece who turns four today!  (Please bow your heads & pray my mom wraps the gift I got her for me. Amen. 🙏) So I […]

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