2017 Update & A Thwack in the Night

We're revisiting our 2017 goals and intentions and checking in on how they're going while sipping on a stormy cocktail. Cocktail Monsoon: Orange-banana-strawberry juice, Cream of coconut, Ginger beer, Dark rum. Shake juice and cream of coconut in a cocktail shaker. Pour over ice. Top with ginger beer. Float a... Read more →


Quality Time With Kids & Local Water Deputy

**Time to announce our reading pick for our Spring book club episode. We are reading A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline. That episode will air May 24th, so grab your copy and read along with us!** **Don't forget our Neighborly Advice classes on Minimalism for Real People... Read more →


Cooking With Kids & Vampire Children

This episode, we're talking all about kids in the kitchen! We are sharing a little bit about how we include kids in the kitchen, our favorite things to make with them, and how we’re teaching them about food, encouraging independence and the logistics of little cooks in the kitchen. But... Read more →


Friendship Landscapes & Pick Up Lines

Cherry Vanilla Sparkler with a twist (alternative name: melted popsicle) makes 2 1 DRY vanilla soda 2 oz. light rum 1 oz. grenadine juice of one lime juice maraschino cherries and lime Add ice to two glasses and divide rum, grenadine and lime juice between the glasses. Top with DRY... Read more →


Leap Day Bonus!

Happy Leap Day! We hope you enjoyed this surprise episode of the show! We'd love to do more of this in the future, and are contemplating all kinds of fun things for our listeners. Would you take five minutes and fill out a quick listener survey - thanks so much!... Read more →


DIY & Crappy Drills

We are both domestically inclined, and aspire to make our houses a home. Sometimes that requires a little elbow grease and creativity, so this episode is all about our DIY triumphs, failures, and aspirations. Kelsey mixed up an easy pina colada suggestion from Rachel at her dining room table, because... Read more →


Mom 2.0 & Dry Shampoo

We recently presented on podcasting at the Mom 2.0 Summit in Scottsdale, and we're finally catching our breath to debrief. Hear all about our awkward moments, the cool people we met, and how it went. We also recorded this on Mother's Day (Erica's first), so cheers to all the mamas... Read more →


Cleaning & Sneaky Succulents

The Arizona spring weather has cleaning on our minds so we're chatting about how we keep our houses clean (or not so much), which chores we loathe to do and how we might be able to trick our husbands into doing them for us. Clean Sweep adapted slightly from the... Read more →


Back to School & Psychedelic Dalmations

Kelsey invented a sweet, refreshing cocktail to sip while talking about Back to School season, fresh starts, and the lovely smell of new school supplies... Frozen Melon Mojito makes 2 cocktail/mocktails 1/4 of a cantaloupe, cut into chunks and frozen ~1/2 cup mint simple syrup (made from 1 cup water... Read more →


Creative Energy & Tiny Baby

This episode we're talking about how we keep up the creative energy when working on a long term project or blogs, while sipping on this fresh and tasty cocktail... Pineapple Mojito adapted from A Beautiful Mess Into each glass: Add one shot of rum. *For a mocktail version, omit this... Read more →