The boys haven’t spent much time together since Saturday due to the illness—now officially identified as strep—making its way through our home. I’ve separated the two mostly, minus running errands and sitting near one another for popsicles on the porch.
It’s not their favorite thing.… Read More
I’ve spent half a month home with the boys. We’ve done a lot of things. It’s felt really great in a lot of ways.
It’s also felt challenging on a number of levels.
Truth: I’ve never simply stayed home with my sons.… Read More
Life ran away last week.
Because we’ve been doing all the things. All the things.
We kicked off our summer break at the pool.
We went fishing. We ate ice cream and Popsicles and more ice cream. We stayed up late.… Read More
The long school year is over. We The boys survived third and first grades. No, unscratch that. We survived.
These two started out the day as first and third graders, and now they are second and fourth graders.
It’s going to be a great, great summer.… Read More
Between birthday celebrations, baseball, moving the chickens into their coop, baseball, Friday pizza, baseball, birthday parties, fishing, rain, relaxing, two Fun Days at school, a very Monday-ish Monday, more rain, and more baseball, this week feels blurry. It’s weird to look back through the photos over the week and think simultaneously, “Wow, this was a long week.… Read More
In 2012, I stumbled upon a little slice of dandelion puff heaven while on a walk my myself. I returned the next day with the boys in tow and took a series of pictures which will always rank high on my list of favorites.… Read More