Nordic dreams

Finn hits the trails. This winter I signed Anders up for Nordic Youth Ski League, the little kids’ division of Bridger Ski Foundation. We are in it for the fun, of course, but BSF has sent kids to the Olympics.…

Smell my pits!

I try a lot of natural, homemade, organic. crunchy-granola products. Sometimes they work, sometimes they don’t, but you have to try. My goals, which you are tired of hearing about if you spend anytime here, are: 1. to reduce our…

My kitchen window

As I was cruising the Internet in December, I came across a post about sacred spaces. Not your usual sacred spaces, but little places we use to ground ourselves, discover beauty and take a deep breath. Shockingly, this one was…

Our family is growing

Our family is growing! But, don’t get too excited; there isn’t a little girl on the way (oh, the cute clothes!) but rather a bunch of furry and scaled creatures. Several months ago we became fish owners. The boys wanted…

Dark days

My brother called me the other day and the first thing he said was, “Homeschooling is starting to look like a really good idea.” We didn’t know the numbers yet, but 27 people had been murdered at an elementary school…