The Little Things

I had a different post planned for today, but there’s nothing like an unexpected phone call first thing in the morning to shift your perspective and serve as a reminder to appreciate what you have.   We’ve been spending a fair amount of time at home lately. I introduced the kids to Chinese Checkers a […]


Here’s what we’ve been up to over the last two weeks… The kids started homeschool co-op. You guys, where did my babies go???  *insert crying face emoji* One of the assignments was to pick their own continent and country to research. Map it, find out what language they speak, what currency they use, what the population […]

Minus One

Ava started school last week. She’s been excited and nervous, but enjoying the experience so far. Love that she asks me to walk her to class every day. The pickup line can be a long wait, but if I arrive 10-15mins before school lets out then we only wait about the same amount of time […]

Mini Adventuring

How is it almost the middle of August!? In the last seven days we’ve done a little mini adventuring. It’s been really hot and humid during the day so I waited until late afternoon/early evening to get out. The new library opened up and we each have a card…. it’s adorable and the staff is super […]

July Was Good To Us

We visited the Children’s Discovery Garden again. Back to Learning Tree Farm for their t-shirt dyeing event and to visit the farm animals. They let the kids pick chard, carrots, and green beans to try. I don’t think he cared for the raw green bean. This guy kept trying to eat my hand and camera… […]

31 Days of Loving The Ordinary

This summer is flying by a little too fast. I spent the day going between playing with the kids and de-cluttering. My intention was to take them to a splash pad later in the afternoon, well the afternoon turned to evening and we were still in the house. Ava and Samuel have been arguing since […]