Category: Home

We bought a house, originally built in the 1970s, in Colorado and we worked on it to update it … then a job change sent us to the Central Coast of California where we’ll likely do the same (buy low, fix it up, love it hard). Here’s how we do it.

July 6, 2019

Yeah, we’re all weird in our own special ways but self-care is such a personal thing. It’s not always about wine or chocolate or baths. Sometimes…

Read the postSummertime fun time

May 13, 2019

The past two weekends have been built around Owen. We’ve gone to the zoo, the beach, and parks. We’ve dug sand castles, rode bikes, released butterflies,…

Read the postWeekends with Owen

March 21, 2019
December 26, 2018

Once in awhile, it makes sense to stay put during the holidays. I have family all over the country and for a bunch of reasons it…

Read the postStaycation Christmas

December 9, 2018

Owen’s in Colorado again and I’m missing my Sunday walking buddy. It’s so fun to see him explore the world. Toddlers are amazing for reminding us…

Read the postBeach walking with Owen

May 25, 2018
December 8, 2017

We’re all ready for the holidays here. I put the tree in a different place this year. This effort entailed moving some furniture into my already…

Read the postReady for the Holidays!

August 10, 2017
May 30, 2017

Our kitties go outside under controlled circumstances: the back yard is completely fenced, has tree cover, and we are at home. Last weekend, we stayed close…

Read the postBackyard Adventures

April 24, 2017