in pursuit of wild things



Homeschooling mother to four children. Amateur knitter and bourbon enthusiast.

A Walk

We've lived in our new home for a couple of years or so. We have a long way to go before the landscaping or basement will be finished. We try to do just a little each year. My husband and... Continue Reading →

A Part of my Heart

My husband and I decided to get a puppy just before Christmas. She is a cute bundle of chaos and so very spoiled (my fault!). We named her Emmie but I think Brat would suit her best. The kids no... Continue Reading →

December 2020

We are starting to get settled into our new home ever so slowly. I love being here and this house we built together. I feel so blessed to live here and call this little spot on planet earth my home.... Continue Reading →

A Background Nobody

I haven't had much to say. I've thought of plenty of things I'd like to say about this year. It has been a hard year. And a good year. Some trials are still ongoing, some resolved and others are just... Continue Reading →

Wordless Wednesday

Dreams and Days Between

Sometimes my dreams are vivid and so very real. Sometimes, when I first awaken, I cannot differentiate between dream and reality. It is a peculiar confusion that has happened to me since childhood. Maybe it is common to everyone. Last... Continue Reading →

Wordless Wednesday 1.29.20

Wordless Wednesday: 1-23-20

Dream builder at sunset  


This October was mostly warm and dry. I wish we could have started on the house but it just didn't work out that way. By the time all of the paperwork, payments and permits were in place, it rained and... Continue Reading →

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