Saturdays are perfect for a neighborhood lemonade stand, at least that’s what my eldest tells me. For weeks, my cutie girl has asked - no, begged to host her first pop-up lemonade stand at the end of our driveway. Naturally, I tried to explain that we are still in a pandemic, and how we’d all… Continue reading Ruby’s Lemonade Stand
It’s Aloha Friday + my sweet nephew's 1st birthday! I call him my nephew although he's technically my first cousin once removed (is that right?) and since we are missing him + my cousin's family dearly - they live in Washington, and my cousin Isaac is like my brother - he's the one who first… Continue reading Aloha Friday!
My sweet boy turned four years old recently and I really can't believe how much he's grown this past year. I think he's around the 70th percentile for height and weight, and Ken and I call him our little muscle man because he can climb up onto anything (trees, fences, walls) and lift his entire… Continue reading Happy 4th to my Big Boy!
It's official: I'm no longer completely ignorant when it comes to sewing. Cue applause. Honest to goodness, I can no longer tell people that I have no clue how to thread a needle. Or sew a button. Or rip up seams. I'm actually becoming a pro-seam-ripper (lol), which is not to be confused with "seam-stress"… Continue reading Learning to Sew
It's been over a month since I quit Instagram and decided on a 6-month social media sabbatical to rest, pursue peace, quiet my heart + make mental, physical + emotional space to focus more on my family and the tasks set before us each day. Like homeschooling, doing laundry, cooking together + caretaking our little… Continue reading Little by Little