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Family

The “Itch”

A few years ago, right after I’d moved to the area, a friend of my aunt-in-law’s– who just so happened to be the editor of the local, small-town newspaper— asked if I’d be interested in writing a monthly column. She’d read my blog and thought I might be a good fit. Having just […]

52 Project

13/52

Suited up in his rain gear and ready to hike at the coast this weekend. A blogger I’ve long followed and admired has taken part in a year-long photo challenge where she posts one photo of her kiddos per week. One portrait from her nice camera that she’s taken the time to […]

Comfort Food

Spring Cooking

It’s finally spring! And you know what that means…no more root vegetables! Hooray! I’ve been getting so antsy for the farmer’s market to open so I can get my hands on some fresh produce, and in the meantime daydreaming about everything I’m going to make with it once I do. For […]

Life on the Farm

Life on the Farm: Vol. 13

I can feel it, you guys. It’s finally lifting. The doom and gloom of winter is starting to recede, and despite the forecast still showing day after day of little rain clouds, there is green and there is life and SPRING is coming. Outside and in my heart. And though the craziness […]

52 Project

12/52

Cheering on our Zags in the NCAA Tournament. A blogger I’ve long followed and admired has taken part in a year-long photo challenge where she posts one photo of her kiddos per week. One portrait from her nice camera that she’s taken the time to select, edit and caption, post on her […]

Garden

Planning a Garden

Between the gorgeous weather, a well-timed gardening post by Amanda, and an unexpected late afternoon nap by Emmett, I found myself inspired Thursday afternoon to head outside and clean up my garden. Oh man, I cannot tell you how good it felt to get my hands in that warm black […]