Jesse Jack // 5 months

This kid. He also has the bluest eyes I’ve ever seen (when we’re outside they are NEON). He is tall (long?) and scraggly. Not nearly enough rolls on those legs […]


on having two kids

By far and away, the question I get most since having Jesse is what is it like having two kids now? My quick answer is always, I sleep less. And […]


strawberry arugula salad

Summer is officially here! If you’ve been following this blog for a while, you know that my joy level during this season just absolutely skyrockets. I feel like I’m walking […]


chocolate candy cupcakes

Last week, Adrienne begged me to make cupcakes for her every single day. I totally would have, but the timing just didn’t work out. I ways always right in the […]


current favorite children’s books

  Sometimes we go to the library and check out a bagful of books and only really like one or two of them. Then the next week we’ll go, return […]


triple berry chia smoothie

This smoothie has purple cabbage in it. I didn’t want to add that to the title though, in case it threw you off. But you really can’t taste it. Maybe […]


spinach pie

I’ve got a new assistant in the kitchen. Adrienne still likes to help (especially if I’m making cookies!), but often she’s off doing big three year old things. Playing dress-up, […]


Life Lately

[all photos taken on my iphone]                   I am currently recovering from mastitis for the gazillionth (okay, third) time. I actually screamed…’SERIOUSLY??!’…when I woke up with it […]


eat the rainbow salad

(winner of the tailor made whiteboard giveaway is comment number 31, congrats Blythe!) Trying to teach a three year old about healthy eating is hilarious and confusing, but mostly hilarious. […]


Tailor Made Whiteboards

One of the things I miss most about teaching is all the organization. The supplies (sticky notes! sharpies! label makers! cubbies!), the lesson planning, and the general feeling that I’m […]