Yesterday Chris and I took advantage of the still autumn day and ventured out to a local park. There is a nature trail that leads to the beach which gives a lovely view of the Fire Island Lighthouse. Thomas took a lovely picture which you can see here. Katie and I took a few photos as […]
Lots of people have emailed me, and a few commented, on my Morning Basket post last week. Thanks for all of the kindness and warmth! Especially since I was basically copying a lovely idea orginated by uber-homeschool mom Jen. As an aside I strongly recommend waiting until the kids are in bed pouring a […]
A few people emailed and asked about my version of the morning basket that Jen so generously shared a while back. There was a lot to inspire me in that post since I had been struggling with how to begin our day. Since having Brendan I have been having trouble getting up early. This is […]
I guess it’s time to take the cover off the pool. Have a blessed Sunday.
My friend called me yesterday and declared herself sick of being in the house. "Do you feel like a trip to the aquarium?" she asked. Of course I did. We love the aquarium! So we piled 16 kids in two vans (that’s not a lot…right?) and off we went!