Meet Axl, our new family member. The last several weeks have been really difficult around here. In my normal spontaneous nature I decided we needed a dog. This led to days of talking about getting a dog, actually it was more like very intense discussions about getting a dog, until we finally agreed that one would… Continue reading Axl the dog
Making a house a home with paddle boards and Hawaiian Gun Racks.
I am about to become the most hated person in this house. If I get kicked out, I hope someone will take pity on me and let me crash at their house. You see, this last weekend we found this ornate box turtle in the raised garden area. He had buried himself in there and… Continue reading Found, and then lost again
It’s party time! Most of the backyard is put together. I really love how it’s coming together. Minor tweaks here and there but it’s feels happy and peaceful and that was the goal. The hammock style was not my original idea. I wanted to find one similar to the hammocks in Tulum, which I found, but… Continue reading I love when a plan comes together
Our house is about to become a bustling visitor landing pad. Last weekend was one more trip to Ikea to buy a guest bed. The garage studio has been cleaned up and the futon is in place. The backyard is getting closer to being done. Personally, I am looking forward to the company. Blogging might… Continue reading How are you?
This is what pain at #7 and “hurts a lot” looks like on the doctors chart. You know, if you needed it translated to an actual face. This week started on Sunday morning at 1am with my youngest screaming “MOM! ETHAN CUT HIS FOOT AND IS BLEEDING”. A trip to the ER followed, and this… Continue reading Hurts a lot