Building a home for our vegetable garden.

Despite the chilly weather this weekend, we stuck to our plan to build garden boxes for our vegetable garden. I have to give my husband full credit for the design and construction of these boxes. He spent the better part of this past winter dreaming about and researching their design. They are made from cedar […]


“A portrait of my children, once a week, every week, in 2013.” Aidan discovered a really big worm in Mama’s flower garden. Sam drawing with window markers on our front door.

this moment.

{this moment} – A Friday ritual. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor and remember. – Soulemama.

A boy makes mud.

Yesterday, the warm weather beckoned us outside and kept us out there all day long. These days, Aidan’s favorite outdoor activity is making mud. There is a small dirt patch where my husband dug up some bushes this past weekend; that patch has now become the site for making and playing with mud. This spring, Aidan can […]