Cheers for a new year

CoffeeCatDogKid | recap of 2016

This year the Down family bit off a little more than we could chew. 2016 delivered several big life changes, from buying a house to bringing home a baby and everything in between. Somehow we managed to survive—just barely—but we've dedicated the twelve months ahead of us to just living life instead of introducing more … Continue reading Cheers for a new year

2015 in review: What was hot and what was not

CoffeeCatDogKid | 2015 recap: what was hot & what was not

You see, you get married and you feel like you have to start doing all these "family" things, like sending out family Christmas cards, or buying a real, life-size Christmas tree. It's all about appearances, right? If you had asked me a couple of years ago what it would be like to be married, I … Continue reading 2015 in review: What was hot and what was not