Mornings at the Beach

Our weekends lately have looked a lot like this: Wake up before 6 a.m. to kids careening through our bedroom door + jumping on the bed. 2. Pack lots of snacks, water bottles, towels, sunscreen, floaties, swimmies + load up the car. 3. Drive to the beach for an epic morning adventure as a family.… Continue reading Mornings at the Beach

A Visit to the Maui Strawberry Patch

Each year Kula Country Farms hosts a lovely U-pick strawberry patch in the late spring/early summer and an epic pumpkin patch in the fall. This is the second year I've brought all three kiddos by myself and it always feels like such a big accomplishment to get all three kids dressed, packed for the day… Continue reading A Visit to the Maui Strawberry Patch

Our Latelys

It all started with a simple desire to be more present with my family. A prayer and a plea, perhaps. I am so easily consumed by what other people think about me - or what I think they think of me. The past five+ months of being off Instagram has been soo good. Almost too… Continue reading Our Latelys

Happy Memorial Day + Free $50 Stitch Fix Coupon

Happy Memorial Day weekend, friends! I'm currently listening to my husband as he digs up our side yard with the mini excavator we rented for a couple days. Ah, the sound of construction. Both exciting and anxiety-inducing. (In case I didn't mention this previously, our building plans were officially approved and we're now ready to… Continue reading Happy Memorial Day + Free $50 Stitch Fix Coupon

Sunday Doughnuts in the Garden

My son loves doughnuts. It might be his very favorite treat in the whole wide world. He asks for them regularly, and I try to make them for him and the girls every few months. Together, the kids and I will mix up a double or triple batch of homemade dough and then take platefuls… Continue reading Sunday Doughnuts in the Garden