Pedar really is the BEST Dad. He is a hard working, fixer-upper/handyman, art creator, meal-preparer, excellent hugger, RC plane flier, garden maker and dream weaver. We all adore you. You are SO LOVED. Today is the day to say THANK YOU to the Dad’s or Father figure in your life. Tell them you love them … Click here to read more….
Oh Sunday, you were so beautiful. Pedar and I enjoyed a walk as the boys hung out at home on Sunday morning. It is so nice to be able to leave them for short bursts of time. When we got back I continued hacking away at our ivy monstrosity. Man, oh man. Pedar and I … Click here to read more….
Casey graduated from sixth grade tonight. Academically, Casey is SO ready for junior high. He is a responsible student. He doesn’t wait to the last minute to finish his work, so I know he will be fine. I’m sure having multiple classes will take some getting used to, but I’m not worried about that either. … Click here to read more….
What are your plans for the Summer? I thought I would make a list so we have a better chance of making some Summer magic happen! Camp out in the backyard Smores (A LOT) Swim all the time. Morning bike rides. BBQ fun with family and friends Go to Oahu (YES! We are going to … Click here to read more….
This Friday we hopped into the truck and headed out to Arcata. It was a beautiful drive. We arrived late and enjoyed a delicious dinner and then met up with our friends, Kealii, Claire and Kekoa. We were all staying at the Hotel Arcata to see the Kinetic Sculpture race, visit the redwoods and beach. … Click here to read more….
I recognize that living with anyone day-after-day-after-day, is not easy. I am outnumbered by man-boys who can’t seem to put the toilet seat down and their sense of humor (gross things, fails, pranks, etc.) is not what I consider funny. Casey thinks I “fuss” too much and should chillax! I fight the good fight by repeating … Click here to read more….
Earlier this year I was asked to help with a county fair wheelbarrow garden project for Erik’s class. I thought I would just be helping plant some seeds in a wheelbarrow and maybe deliver it to the county fair. It turned out to be a much bigger project that I thought. We had to plant … Click here to read more….
Last week SeaWorld came to visit our patients at Shriners Hospital in Sacramento. Patients met a baby kangaroo, a kinkajou, a porcupine, a fox and two Magellanic penguins. Patients interacted up close with animal ambassadors and were able to ask questions about the wildlife and their habitats. After the kids visited, employees were invited to walk … Click here to read more….