16 months

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So Mika’s 15 month post just never happened. It feels like she is growing older at ridiculous speed, but I still want to keep writing these posts so I can look back and really remember what it was like to have a 16 month old toddler. So let’s pick up from now… Dearest Mika, I swear that every morning I …

A special date for friends and family

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The weekend was slow. We’re still suffering from the cost of furnishing our house and paying rent in the same month…but we take great delight in budgeting and finding ways to have fun that doesn’t cost a thing, so it was a pretty nice weekend. We decided to record a wee video about our day at the market and then …

The Rhythms

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I’m reading ‘Simplicity Parenting‘ at the moment and i’ve just read and re-read the chapter on the importance of rhythm in our lives. Put simply, the book says that increasing the rhythm of your home life is one of the most powerful ways of simplifying your children’s lives. Having been ‘in transit’ for the last 2 years makes establishing a …

Beautiful Seattle from my iPhone

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Seattle is beautiful. The first few photos are from an early morning run to Gasworks Park in Fremont and the light was so gorgeous and breathtaking and the air was so still – I wish I could capture more of it in the photos. Last weekend we completed task:buy awesome things from the Fremont market and choose items to be …

Week 1

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Summer. Summer is a smell. It’s water on hot concrete, BBQs and grills, fresh grass clippings, coconut sunscreen and warm night air. We’ve been in our house for almost one week and I love it. Things that irk me & delight me. We ride the bus a lot. It irks me so much when the bus driver is grumpy or …