The Big One

  Last week we celebrated Jack’s first birthday. I recapped some feelings about being the mother of a one year old on this post. It was so wonderful to have our family and friends in town to party with us. I wish I could take credit for the decorations, cake, food, etc. but my sisters […]

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Skinny Veggie Lasagna and A FREAKING GIVEAWAY! (Winner Announced)

Congratulations to the winner Rust Hawk! By visiting Blackbird Ideas on Facebook you won the Lasagna Packet from Red Gold Tomatoes! Please check your email for further details Yoooooou guuuuuuuuuys….. I have been on a serious lasagna kick the past few weeks. It is the perfect dish to cook for a group (which seemed to happen […]

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Christmas Memories from the Vannoy Family

Before I was a Howkins, I was a Vannoy. Heck, I am still a Vannoy. All those family traditions and memories from growing up will be the ones I cherish forever. I have become an enormous sap every since Jack was born and I want him to have the type of Christmas that I had […]

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Down with the Brown

I never dreamed I would have a house update so soon! Trust me, one thing that I have learned about John and house renovations is that they take foooooooreeeeeeeever. We lived in our old house for five years and tackled maybe 2 of the 138,474 projects that we had planned. Maybe its knowing that we […]

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