Family

Last night I made cookies (chocolate chip with pecans in case you were wondering) and dug through several boxes of old photos. Hillarey has a birthday coming up and I do believe that means it’s time to embarrass my daughter on FB with a photo montage. I only chose adorable photos so maybe she won’t…

Tess Update (includes icky beaver bite photo)

Our Tess has had an active day despite the stitches on her neck from the beaver fangs. Tvar gaJsHost = ((“https:” == document.location.protocol) ? “https://ssl.” : “http://www.”);document.write(unescape(“%3Cscript src=’” + gaJsHost + “google-analytics.com/ga.js’ type=’text/javascript’%3E%3C/script%3E”)); var pageTracker = _gat._getTracker(“UA-xxxxxx-x”);pageTracker._trackPageview();This afternoon she was inside for a bit. I’d been doing some of this and a little of that…

A reflective hike

A new year. Yep it’s here. A brand spanking new year. Whether your new year’s traditions include black eyed peas or resolutions, a new year is full of opportunity to make good on all of those yucky things that we didn’t like about the previous year or build upon the things that we did like.…

Biscotti Day!

All across the globe – and blogland – people have been making and decorating cookies. I’ve seen bedazzled Christmas cookies and read friend’s Facebook status updates about making Danish Julepepparkakor, Brunekager, S-Kager, Pebernødder, & coconut cookies. Another friend made glogg and gingersnaps for St Lucia day.  It’s been a few years since I made cookies…