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The NTK Home Reset

The NTK Home Reset

The Home Reset is back as of June 1! In 2020, I wrote a series of blog posts that outlined what I do to refresh our home a few times a year. I was shocked at the number of you wanting a realistic resource that…

Home Reno 2022: John Robert’s Room

Home Reno 2022: John Robert’s Room

I come to you today with part 2 of the Home Renovation Series! If you missed part 1, I explained that we added onto the back of our home at the beginning of the year. This gave a whole new Primary Suite for Nate and…

Ten Perfect Meals for Batch Cooking and Freezing

Ten Perfect Meals for Batch Cooking and Freezing

  Hello Everyone! I am here today to share what I hope is a helpful library of recipes to lighten the load of cooking. If you’re anything like me, there will be days when you are inspired to cook, and days where even putting together…

Home Reno 2022: Kate and Nate’s Bedroom

Home Reno 2022: Kate and Nate’s Bedroom

Beginning in 2021, our family started the long awaited process of adding onto our home. We went from a 3 bedroom 2 bathroom house to a 4 bedroom 3 bathroom house. This included a Primary Suite for Nate and I along with an office. We…

Preparing Your Marriage For A Baby

Preparing Your Marriage For A Baby

Hi Friends! I’m so excited to share with you all the steps I took as our family prepared to welcome home our fourth baby in October 2021. For those of you who are subscribed to receive my monthly newsletters, you will have already read about…

Creamy Chicken Enchilada Bowls

Creamy Chicken Enchilada Bowls

This recipe came about because I was making my famous NTK Creamy Chicken Enchiladas and found myself with some extra filling. I ate it that day for lunch and realized it is so delicious, you really don’t even need a tortilla! Since that day, I…

An Interview With My Mom

An Interview With My Mom

Last summer I wrote a newsletter that was extra special to me, where I interviewed MY MOM! I asked her if I could glean some of her wisdom for a special “Berta in the Kitchen” themed newsletter. My mom taught me how to cook, freeze all the…

Managing Kids’ Chores

Managing Kids’ Chores

  Hi Again! This blogpost is going to cover how we manage the kids’ chores. I am by no means an expert in this category but I do think sharing how we communicate with our kids what our expectations for chores are could be helpful to other…

Daily Budget Method

Daily Budget Method

This blogpost is all about how Nate and I budgeted when he was in law school and we had two kids (crazy 🤪). For those of you who are subscribed to receive my monthly newsletters, you will have already read all about this, but if not,…

Whiskey Thyme Cocktail

Whiskey Thyme Cocktail

Hi there! I recently posted this spectacular Whiskey Thyme Cocktail recipe on Instagram and it’s too good not to share here too. For my birthday this past year, I asked Nate for one thing: to learn how to make my favorite cocktail. That cocktail is…