The world has come alive around us. The trees are lush and green and the animal world is imbued with the excitement of the coming summer. For several weeks a […]
Arriving home after the farmer’s market, I was greeted by a cozy sight. A fire crackling in the woodstove and two boys busily crocheting, while Celtic fiddles played in the background. I can already see the magnitude of gifts that this life, combined with the blessings of our amazing school community, bring to our family. This weekend, I gained a scarf, a washcloth and a patented Pixie “schmeef”.
A windy day a few weeks ago made for incredible kite flying. Corn fields are the perfect site!
Today, winter seemed to become summer. In honor of the 70 degree temperatures, the boys built their first campfire.
Leafless shrubs and thorny canes make indistinct shadows in the light of the waning moon. The pre-dawn darkness blankets the earth, though the air is warm and humid, a distinct […]
Embers crackle in the woodstove near my chair, wispy drifts of steam rising from the kettle warming merrily atop. The stove is an active character in our cozy tale, a […]