“Summertime is always the best of what might be.” – Charles Bowden The ocean breeze is perfect for flying a kite -- but keeping up with toddlers at the beach is exhausting! happenings I kicked off summer with a hysterectomy, followed 5 days later by my 45th birthday. Yep, I know how to party. I timed it that … [Read more...] about Life lately: summertime wrap-up
"Magic exists. Who can doubt it, when there are rainbows and wildflowers, the music of the wind and the silence of the stars?" -Nora Roberts I'm turning into a flower geek, thanks to one of the nature guides I bought from thriftbooks. This one by Reader's Digest is just fantastic. I have it on a table on my porch … [Read more...] about Life lately: end of school year
Some see a big ol’ tree stump; we saw an invitation to do side by side tree pose! happenings Now that the weather has warmed up, we've been trying to get in at least one park day each week to enjoy the beautiful weather. My favorite park has a great playground and is right by the water, but I'm sad they took down the … [Read more...] about Life lately: hello, Spring!
This quote popped up numerous places in my facebook feed around the 1st of the year and I just loved it. I'm reminding myself of its truth and hoping to teach my kids the same: "I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, … [Read more...] about Life lately: new year, new wheels