in pursuit of wild things



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 →

Weekly Wrap-up: Promotion Day and Pythagoras

We celebrated the beginning of our new academic year with our second annual promotion party. I officially now have a fifth grader, two third graders, and a little preschooler. Over the long weekend we went to the park, a family July... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Little Victories

We finished up swimming lessons this week...didn't we just start?! All of the kids made progress but Middle Boy really improved the most. He went from hugging the edge of the pool to swimming in the deep end over the... Continue Reading →

Hematite Lake and Beatersville

We've had quite the weekend. I feel like we need another day or two to recover. We spent today at home. My husband smoked a couple of chickens which we made into wraps for dinner. Anything he makes in the... Continue Reading →

Repurposed Garbage Can

I've been wanting to grow a bigger garden each year. Sadly, our yard is pathetically low in sunny spots. I have this dream of lining up one of the driveways with big pots and growing all of our vegetables that... Continue Reading →

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