May The Fourth

Last year my parents were visiting from Scotland and we had just got home from a trip to Disneyland when May 4th rolled around. My little sister, in Scotland wanted to do a party together for May The Fourth and see what we came up with. It was a first for me but I have… Read More May The Fourth


Raising Butterflies

This past month we witnessed the miracle of the butterfly life cycle. From teeny tiny caterpillar to big, chubby caterpillar hanging from the top of the cup lid in a ‘J’ shape, to chrysalis buddies all hanging out in their habitat and sometimes shaking violently when we got too rowdy around them… We saw it… Read More Raising Butterflies



How about I get my website up and running and then fall off the face of the earth for a month? That wasn’t my actual idea but we decided to do our first round of Whole30 in April – yeah, Easter month. Seems like “good ideas” aren’t really my thing at all! I have a… Read More Whole30


Unit Studies

We’ve been enjoying Unit Studies since Autumn (5) was a tot. When we lived in Ogden, UT she had a fantastic group of little friends who are all around the same age. We started a weekly preschool for them where each mama would each host and teach once a week. They all picked up their… Read More Unit Studies

Dessert, Food

Nutella nutmeg wreath

This fancy looking, chocolatey bread wreath I made at Christmas time got a whole lot of attention on my personal instagram account when I posted it. I think I text pictures of it to everyone I knew too! I used my favourite cinnamon roll dough recipe, you can use your favourite, my favourite, a new… Read More Nutella nutmeg wreath