Cereal Box Easter Baskets

While thinking of ideas for the kids Easter baskets this year my goal was not only to keep them inexpensive but to not be super-wasteful either. I really hate the idea of most of the stuff we consume ending up in the trash; and baskets (and most other goodies) marketed specifically for Easter are often […]

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On Killing My Computer

Photo by imakethings So over the weekend I got bored and decided to kill my computer. Well, that’s not exactly how it happened, but I did get the flashing question mark of doom and learned that my hard drive was inaccessable, i.e. dead. I’m not sure exactly how this happened, but it may have something […]

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Dear Amy, Happy Spring!

I received my sweetly wrapped bundle of gifts from Claire of Needlebook today. It was a delight receiving such a thoughtfully wrapped little package. I have always treasured the hand-written note and this one just made my day. It’s amazing how the simplest things can bring joy into our everyday lives. What little things make […]

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Spring Break

Chris’s parents came down from Tulsa to visit us for a few weeks while Skyler was on Spring Break and we had a jam-packed couple of days!  On our first full day, we headed out to the McKenna Children’s Museum in New Braunfels (about a thirty-minute drive from downtown San Antonio). I’m not sure when […]

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