in pursuit of wild things


November 2014

Wibbly-Wobbly Weightloss Reboot Week 2

I may not have been thinking clearly when I restarted this series so close to the feasting holiday season...I'm just not feeling the motivation right now. My thoughts have wandered over the reasons for feasting this week as I've planned recipes for... Continue Reading →

Midweek Moment: Thankful Turkey

The crew made little pinecone turkeys with feathers of thankful expression today.

Weekly Wrap-up: Snow Day

Over the weekend we mostly hung out at home. My husband took Sparkles out for some Daddy and daughter time. They ended up at a jewelry store gazing at all of the lovely sparkling adornments. The only other incident of passing... Continue Reading →

Becoming a New Creation

Welcome to the start of my new blogging series on adjusting to a healthier lifestyle. In June I embarked on a journey with some fellow bloggers to lose weight and learn about making healthier choices in food and exercise. Since then I... Continue Reading →


I promised the fist snow would be a no school day. I just didn't expect the first snow so soon!!

Weekly Wrap-up:

Thanks to Mrs. Melody my husband and I escaped the crew for a few hours and enjoyed an afternoon out by ourselves. We ate dinner and browsed a few shops. I also talked to my mother over the weekend and... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Blessings

I blinked and this week was over! Last week we were invited to lunch over at a dear friend's home. My crew just loves her kids. She encourages me so much even when we talk over the hard things in life and... Continue Reading →

Mid-week Moment: Lighting the Fire

This week we explored the wonderful world of microscopes. Ours has a loose wire that needs soldering but for now the flashlight works. Daddy will fix it later this week and I'm sure the crew will be fascinated with the... Continue Reading →

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