Megan Tietz wants you to join her on the front porch for some long talks and iced tea. She lives in the heart of Oklahoma City with her husband, two daughters, and twin sons. Catch up with her at Sorta Crunchy and join the conversation in her Facebook community.


Beyond the eggnog: 5 simple drinks for the holidays


The public school parent’s guide to learning at home


From sneaking to teaching (more thoughts on kids and stuff)

chocolate cake crop

Sometimes it really is as simple as cake

forest and trees

Inviting our children to live with intention in 2015

simple baby shower

Sweet ideas for simple and meaningful baby showers

simple summer fun

Working hard at keeping summer simple


When a fresh start means selling your stash


A simple ritual to fight the winter darkness

car in snow

Simple solutions for the most complicated time of the year