We took the roof off of our house in July and we put it back on again. We also had a family camping trip and saw lots of family. (And there's a pandemic, but we largely ignored that except we do wear masks in public and try to keep our distance.) Our garden is growing.… Continue reading July
For the last eight years, my primary task has been raising children. I had toddlers and babies and that takes up a lot of time. Things don’t get done, and I was constantly bored and yet couldn’t do anything. Well, life has changed. I don’t have young kids anymore. My youngest is three years old,… Continue reading My life is crazy and I love it.
We went and visited a few neighbors today and it felt beautiful. My kids have enjoyed swim lessons a lot for the past three weeks, but I will also be glad when they are over on Thursday. I do love just watching them learn. I love going to parks very much. I talked to a… Continue reading A few good things
We finished digging. I am a bit amazed we finished digging because it took so ridiculously long. All the kids had birthdays. MM (9): She is really getting very responsible and growing in so many good ways. She loves reading books. She loves mythology. She is learning how to cook and bake. She loves to… Continue reading Things Happening Lately
I moved. It wasn't completely intentional. Life has been really weird lately. We have this house we own and we've been visiting it to fix it up. And then I just sort of stayed longer. And then we moved up all our stuff. And I guess we live here now. I love this home and… Continue reading moving
I finally extracted some photos from my phone! If you look at twenty of your favorite photos from the last few months, life seems pretty amazing.
So here we are. Looking at summer. Everything is blooming right now in the most remarkable way. I love May flowers. We have been in our mountain house, and I have been working. Living near Moab, I sort of felt bad that I didn't go hiking more often or that I didn't really like mountain… Continue reading Entering summer
We have been working on our house a lot. I started an instagram account in order to track progress (@diymountainrenovation). We've put in new garage shelves, taken out old shelves, dug out footings (still working on it), fixed a spring box (for our water), pumped our septic system and made it so we can access… Continue reading A quick update