My sweet girl Elsie just turned two. She is just the most delicious bundle of laughter and hugs. A baby no more, she has firmly entered toddlerhood, and it just feels so bittersweet. I love hearing her thoughts formed into awkward sentences, and seeing her break into one of her crazy grins. I’m going to [...]
This is the outcome of my husband’s Saturday morning trip to the local farmer’s market. There is something so refreshing about the beauty of unopened tulips, the simplicity of flowers-in-a-jug-on-a-table. Seeing this scene every time I pass our dining table (which is often) I am reminded: Spring is on the way. Good things [...]
My idea of a perfect afternoon: a cup of tea, sun streaming through the window, drawing with the kiddos. Have you seen the Ed Emberley books? He is a genius for putting together the simplest lines for maximum expression, and the step-by-step follow-along instructions are great for all ages. Hours of fun for a few [...]
Maurice Sendak has passed away.
And he sailed off through night and day
and in and out of weeks
and almost over a year
to where the wild things are.
Thank you for your incredible words and images that have inspired us. May you and your family find peace.
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We recently spent a couple of days in Palm Springs to take a break from the day-to-day of Los Angeles. As a work-at-home mum, I really needed a change of scene!
It was our first time in the city (I know, what took us so long right? Its only 2 hours [...]
There is something so refreshing about beginning a new year. I always seem to find myself looking back over the past year, reflecting on how things went, and figuring how I want to move forward into the year ahead.
My big change in 2011 was having a second baby. It has been [...]