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 […]
While we renovate the house, we have adapted one room in the studio to house our family. We are roughing it, without a bathroom, kitchen or running water in the […]
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”.
Two weeks ago a storm hit upstate NY, blanketing the muddy earth with thick, white snow. Despite our love for our work and the boys’ love for school, we were […]
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 […]