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Pottery Boot Camp at Perfect Diversity

Pottery Boot Camp at Perfect Diversity

About two weeks ago I was scrolling through Facebook and an event popped up in my feed: Pottery Boot Camp at Perfect Diversity. I was immediately intrigued. I’ve always wanted to try pottery but haven’t found myself in a space where it made sense in […]

Picking Plums and Backyard Exploring

Picking Plums and Backyard Exploring

Simon loves being outdoors. I don’t know if this is something particular to him or all children but if he’s outside, he’s happy. So in that sometimes fragile and cranky after supper-before bedtime hour we often go outside to explore the yard. It keeps us […]

A rainy morning with Simon

A rainy morning with Simon

A fly on the wall would see this particular routine every morning, not just rainy ones. It simply happened to be raining yesterday when I took these photos. Usually it starts like this. Boots or sneakers on, often on the wrong feet. Rubber boots are […]

New Beginnings

New Beginnings

I used to think that life traveled a straight line. Soon I realized that a straight-line path through life is a myth and started thinking that perhaps the more accurate description is bumble bee lines – a zig here, a zag there but mostly a […]

New Adventures

New Adventures

Dave’s got his eye on an IT entrepreneurship/incubator program (and wonkyeye will be undergoing a re-branding) which, unfortunately, necessitates more geographic flexibility in the coming years than livestock and this beautiful place allow. We have loved every minute of being here and hope to find […]

Happy National Dog Day!

Happy National Dog Day!

Happy National Dog Day to Paddie and Slipper, the best dogs we could ever ask for. Our days are filled with twice as much love, happiness and shenanigans because of these two fools. ♥