The other day we took a walk around downtown Sebastopol and stopped in the local bookstore. It always fun to walk up and down the rows of books and find something new. The children got some Curious George books, Gavin got a book about fonts, and I got Ninety Percent of Everything by Rose George. The… More Ninety Percent of Everything
On the first day of Spring Break I cleaned out the kitchen hutch and found over 400 coffee filters that we’re never going to use because we have an Aero Press. I did a bit of searching on Pintrest and came across two tutorials to make coffee filter flowers (linked below) that looked uncomplicated enough… More and what do you do with 400 coffee filters?
I was going to wait until the quilt was hung on the wall in the stairwell before I shared this, but as that seems unlikely to happen any time soon… This is the the story of the Century Crazy Quilt, and how it finally came to be finished. A few years back, Dulce was cleaning… More The Century Crazy Quilt
The other morning the boys and I spent some time in the backyard tending to the plants. We trimmed back the herbs in Herb’s Garden, and replanted the rosemary to give it a better position near the drip hose. We planted some new lemon balm and lemon verbena. We also requested that the local nursery… More spring planting in the backyard
Playing sea otter — inspired by Luna’s story at the Monterey Bay Aquarium.
Oliver lost his second tooth on Friday. It came out at school, while eating popcorn during snack time. Apparently it made snack time very exciting. Ms. Line made sure it got home safely. The second tooth that came out with the other bottom tooth. The tooth fairy dropped the ball on Friday night, but this… More Oliver’s 2nd tooth
It must be spring, the bunnies are out on the nature table. About our bunnies: Caesar & Brutus Twisted, Sweater & Brown