Adventures in Gardening

When we moved to Redding, the property we rented included a vegetable garden that was already fenced in. That first summer, since we moved in July, we didn’t do anything with the garden. The following summer, we planted directly in the ground with poor results. Last summer, we put in raised beds and did a …

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Alice worked on this flip for a long time, taking quite a few spills in the process. I love how proud she is when she finally sticks it!  As soon as I saw these pencils, I knew I needed to have them.  This baby is 3 now. In a big way. It’s kind of kicking …

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Thinking in Lists #2

I’m working on a blog post about living up to our own ideals of parenting but can’t quite figure out how to end it. It’s verging on rambling.  For some reason, when I steal someone else’s (read: my mother’s or my sister’s) NYT magazine to do the crossword, I can do a lot of it …

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