I have to share the sweetest toy that Brooks owns. Here's his raccoon, handcrafted by Philip's cousin Anna, the sewing genius behind needleANNAthread! Isn't it just the cutest? Anna just started handcrafting these adorable animals recently for so many sweet kiddos in our family! Isn't she so talented? Anna is new to her craft, so... Continue Reading →


Mama’s Cold Brew

The hardest part of this recipe is the wait time!  I've been making cold brew for about 3 years. I started out following The Pioneer Woman's recipe but I soon dropped the recipe and used my tried and true method: dump a few things and hope for the best. This last time I made it I... Continue Reading →

Lessons from my son: Wonder

Yesterday, Brooks experienced the Henry Doorly Zoo for the first time. ¬†And boy oh boy was it an experience! We've been to the Lincoln Children's Zoo, but Henry Doorly is the big guns. Top rated across the world! The lions, giraffes, monkeys, birds, and elephants were so awesome. And he couldn't get enough of the... Continue Reading →

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