in pursuit of wild things


February 2015

Weekly Wrap-up: Never-Ending February

More snow. On my way to record our week I noticed that it was snowing. I am ready for winter to flutter away and welcome spring. These last two weeks of February seem to be lasting forever (okay...maybe a little exaggeration... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Snow Week

Last Friday the boys busied themselves with building a rather poor model of The Spirit of St. Louis. Despite the poor quality of the kit we did finally manage to get the little plane to fly. However, every landing turned... Continue Reading →

Snowing Pretty

We have five inches on the ground and the snow is still coming down. Sledding and hot chocolate will be in our school plans for the day!

Weekly Wrap-up: Dancing Queen, Rome and Abandoning the Schedule

  My husband took our darling Sparkles out to a Father-Daughter dance and dinner over the weekend. They both had a lovely evening out together while I hung out with the boys. Well, not really...they all played together building lego towers... Continue Reading →

Wibbly-Wobbly: Detoxify?

This week's chapter in Ellie's book (Life's Too Short to Eat bad Cheese) is about detoxifying the body and mind. I learned a few truths about the aging of the gut that I'd rather not know...yuck. Food, especially processed and... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: The Oncoming Season

My life is approaching a new season. Tuesday morning I stopped to examine the spring bulbs just starting to peek through the chilly soil. With that first glimpse of warmth and life to come I realized my spirit had already blossomed into a... Continue Reading →

Wibbly-Wobbly: Weigh In

January has come and gone and I weigh three ponds less...not the five I wanted. I'm a little disappointed but not upset. I began and ended the month with a cold so I wasn't always feeling motivated. All of my... Continue Reading →

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