Category: FAMILY

Midsommar Madness

  Midsommar – a glorious celebration complete with feasting, friending, dancing and gaming (also a celebration sprung from pagan rites with rituals centered around worshiping fertility and a rich harvest – oh the fun you could have with THAT themed party). My sister went with the more socially enjoyable of the focuses and hosted a…

A Birthday Card

My Dear Husband,   It recently came to my attention that we will not be in the same city on your birthday. This realization was a crippling one – as you know how I feel about birthdays, holidays, any excuse to celebrate anything – BUT ESPECIALLY birthdays. Although I am greatly pained to not be…

Victoria Trip Part I

  Photo journal of a girls-getaway in Victoria, BC. Many thanks to our dear Auntie – who was gracious enough to house and entertain us (and let us entertain her – because let’s face it, we’re a riot and an absolute treat to have around).   This gals retreat began with a day of thrifting and wandering…

Five Truths When Living With An Outdoors Man

   1. The Survival Snacks Are For Survival Turns out we have a difference of opinions when it comes to things like protein, calorie boosting, nutritional supplementing, energy bars. Where Kevin sees nutrients, long-lasting, ultra-filling, only-to-be-used sparingly, hiking snacks – I see chocolate. I see caramel bits. I see salty-sweet treats in shiny packages. Is…

We Who Brunch

Brunch Rules: Fabulous peoples. Delectable eats (smoked salmon, salami, Finn crisp, boiled eggs, various cracker spreads, fruit salad, coffee, homemade cinnamon buns…. Lots of drool) Aesthetically pleasing arrangements. Entertaining (if not stimulating) conversation. Be inspired. Go and brunch. Photos: Logan B and Josue Q