Farewell, Quietude

It’s been a longer than normal lapse between posts here. Truth be told, there’s just been a lot happening here. We reached our necessary hours for our homeschool and are marching toward wrapping up our main subjects. I joined a local Rotary club in January and I’ve been helping to organize a fundraiser event at […]

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Playing Catch-Up

You may have noticed some general quiet from me over here. Nothing is wrong, that’s just me doing a very poor job of prioritizing my time. Once the polar vortex moved on, we were excited to get outside. We found this spot — that little triangle in the lower left is a spot where an […]

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Spring in Wisconsin

Just a couple days ago I was sharing images of sunshine and open water and praising the oh-so-glorious vitamin D rich day. And this morning, we awoke to this… That’s a solid 8″ of fresh snow (our neighbor measured!), the first 2″ of which turned into ultra-compacted slush when it hit the warm-ish spring ground. […]

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The Quiet Moments

The title says it all, my friends, I have been a busy little elf. We’ve finished the bulk of our gift buying and wrapping. It’s been a holiday movie watching, birthday celebrating (happy birthday to Mr Knitting Sarah!), Christmas lights perpetually on kind of couple of weeks. We’ve been saving the baking for this week […]

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2 Hats, 2 Cowls, 1 Pair of Socks, and Some Triple-Thick Mittens

We’re having a snowy day today. I awoke early to send off my hubby who had to work and then started the thing where I find random things to do to mark time until it’s a slightly more respectable hour when the kiddos, pup, and I can go outside without waking up the whole neighborhood. […]

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