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Happy Mother’s Day
Family / Garden / Holidays

Happy Mother’s Day

Happy mother’s day to all the moms out there! Being a mom is not easy. Happy mother’s day to you, working mom. Balancing the tasks and emotions of your job and your family is difficult. Happy mother’s day to you, stay-at-home mom. Maintaining your individuality and creativity day after mostly-mundane-day is difficult. Happy mother’s day to … Continue reading

From three to four
Family

From three to four

“Just as there is no warning for childbirth, there is no preparation for the sight of a first child. I studied his face, fingers, the folds in his boneless little legs, the whorls of his ears, the tiny nipples on his chest. I held my breath as he sighed, laughed when he yawned, wondered at … Continue reading

And so, we wait (and eat oatmeal-thickened stew)
Family / Meat/fish/eggs / Oven/Stove / Soups & Stews

And so, we wait (and eat oatmeal-thickened stew)

In case you missed it, we’re anticipating the arrival of our family’s fourth member. Practically, that means gathering the necessary gear (and only the necessary gear, thanks to our limited storage space!), trying to keep the freezer stocked with meal inspiration baggies (sadly, not complete meals, also due to limited storage space), and experimenting with … Continue reading