Thanks Easta Bunny!

The Easter Bunny remembered to come by our house to deliver baskets! Lucia was thrilled that she received princess Tiana as a gift, but not so thrilled that mama kept accidentally calling her princess Tamia.  I think I need to sort out my princesses. Adrian was really thrilled with the cellophane wrap and the prospect […]

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Easter Eggs – The Natural Way

We kicked off our Easter festivities with some egg dying yesterday afternoon.  We were able  to use items found in our home for dying; beets for pink, frozen blackberry’s for purple and some expired mother’s milk tea with curry powder for yellow.  I found a lot of resources for natural egg dying and they all […]

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Pepperoncini Squared

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A Mermaid dress for my Mermaid Girl

                                     My very first creation for my little girl, is far from perfect: But in her eyes “it is magical”…                                                              Isn’t that what matters most?

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Suite Dreams

Lucia has been asking for a big girl bed and Bob and I dragged our feet for a very long time.  Why mess with our solid sleeper, when our newest sleep deprivator love nugget was keeping us on our toes all night long? We finally worked together to make the old like new for the […]

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Our First Family Service Project

One of the values I hope to instill in my children is a moral imperative for public service.  I hope that they will be willing to imagine themselves in the shoes of others and hope that they will respond and work towards social change when witnessing inequalities and disparities.  We’ve worked on introducing Lucia to […]

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