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fourteen things.

Friday, December 20th, 2013

This time of year always gets me thinking about the future… December is already such a chipper time of year, with all the decorations and pretty lights. But I’ve found that for me, I walk around feeling like there’s magic in the air because a bright and shiny new year is just around the corner. […]

hello, blog.

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

I thought before I started to post again, I would first apologize to my blog. I have been thinking about you, Dear Blog! And yes, I have also been busy. But not too busy that I couldn’t have come here to write. I guess the real thing that held me back was that after posting […]

family update.

Monday, December 6th, 2010

Life has been busy around here in the last few weeks. Mainly, I’ve just been keeping up with day-to-day things, like school and work, dinner and dishes. Then there’s been the occasional midwife appointment, too. October: In October, we got out a bit to enjoy the lovely, mild weather: [Sarasota Jungle Gardens; 10/17] [Penny Makes […]

falling leaves.

Wednesday, October 6th, 2010

Look! Fall has arrived in Florida: The weather has begun to cool off now. The humidity has lessened and the temperatures are now more in the 80s. Makes for some beautiful weather! This is the nicest time of the year to live in Florida, now that the killer heat is over. Everything will be pleasant […]

lessons learned.

Friday, September 3rd, 2010

I am thankful that with all that I have going on in my day—the cooking and cleaning, the design work, the running of a large on-line shop—that right now I’m feeling so motivated and excited about the things we are tackling during school time every day. Planning out lessons for school leaves me feeling creative […]

weekend recap.

Monday, August 30th, 2010

It was a fun and busy weekend around here! Saturday morning I met my mom for coffee at a little pastry shop downtown, right on the corner of Lemon and Main (which is also where the weekly Farmer’s Market takes place). We had a lovely time chatting and relaxing together. We also walked around and […]