Of course, the last few days of any year are an invitation for reflection, an opportunity to dream and to imagine what life would be like if we somehow managed to finagle the dedication and excitement we felt on the first of the year to the very end of that same year. How could things be… Continue reading The Next Year.
The weather is finally starting to feel like fall here in central Texas. (Though, the trees… the trees do NOT believe in fall. They are still firm, green, bushy and strong like they always are.) The boys have been playing outside more which makes me so happy to see. They’ve been swinging on their swing set,… Continue reading Collections.
We created our summer bucket list this week so we could have something to look forward to during the summer. Both W and O provided input on what they wanted to do and we tried to incorporate as many of their ideas as we could. My secret hope is that this list will not only… Continue reading Our Summer Bucket List (And a few tips to get you started with yours!)
I am so excited to finally put this together! It’s a weekly house cleaning schedule that I’m hoping gives us some routines that we can stick to so that house work doesn’t pile up or feel overwhelming at any point during the week. I’ve been searching for one for weeks now but everything I found… Continue reading Weekly House Cleaning Schedule
During the spring and summer, part of our nightly bedtime routine included a warm cup of tea that the boys would take with them to bed. (Side benefit: allowing them a small cup of tea stopped those pesky ‘I am thirsty!’ interruptions during story time!) Now that we have officially made it to Autumn,… Continue reading Bedtime Routine: Golden Milk