Of Saturdays and Houses

Saturday (a week ago) was a bad day. This is very sad, as Saturday comes around only once a week, and I look forward to it for 6 whole days! I love Saturdays. Theoretically, we kick back, do little projects, and hang out together…we–as in Craig and I. The...

Parenting –Yay!!!

I’m just all kinds of happy right now. I’m seeing a difference in our little home. And I’m so excited because more change is coming. More stability. More learning. A while ago I blogged about a book I had been recommended:   <br...

Leather Baby Shoes: First Year Shoe Bomb!

These baby shoes have revolutionized my first-year-baby-walking world.  I was having trouble with Talia keeping something on her feet. She would literally walk around outside, barefoot, in February! I have darling crocs for her, but they leave marks on her feet....

Rest.

I find myself at home…sitting on our lovely couch, Enzo’s head on my lap. Baby girl is sleeping. The only sounds I hear are the clock ticking and the fire crackling in the masonry heater. Outside it is grey. The tiny pebbles of hail from an hour ago cover...

Sauerkraut: My Favorite Ferment

So maybe that’s not 100% true. I love kefir. So much. Kefir is way more amazing than any of us really realize. The bacteria in kefir is different from the bacteria in yogurt. Yogurt is cool. It has a few benefits. (If you eat it without sugar!) But...