May 2017 archive

DIY: Mason jar solar lights

Here’s a project you can do anywhere. And I mean anywhere! I brought it with me camping and I love how it turned out. The Mason Jar solar light is easy to make and you can take it anywhere and customize it according to your style. What you will need: Solar light (I got mine at […]

10 things my 4-year-old says

1. When I ask if he’s tired: “I’m only rubbing one eye, so that means I’m not tired.” 2. “Samantha (2-year-old sister), cover your mouth when you cough.” 3. “What does the snowman say when he melts?” 4. “What does the turtle say when we eat his shell?” 5. “What treat do I get if […]

How does your garden grow?

I know it’s Memorial Day Weekend, the kiddos have Monday off school and I should be twitterpated with thoughts of camping and recreating…. and there is sunshine! Glorious sunshine! How long have we waited for warmth and light this year after enduring what seemed like an eternal winter? But bbq burgers, sunscreen, and dusty fishing […]

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

Looking for something fun to do this Memorial Day Weekend and beyond? We have a few suggestions: There’s a Memorial Day Parade tonight in Chelan. The Leavenworth Film Festival comes to the Numerica PAC tonight. The Wenatchee Valley Farmers Market is back this weekend at Pybus Public Market. (The Leavenworth Community Farmers Market returns June 8) […]

Becoming Mama Bear

When you first welcome your little one into the world there’s an insane shift…of priorities, sleep…and hormones, ha! You’re 100% responsible for this tiny human and there’s no manual. It can be downright terrifying, especially if you’re the type of person who likes consistency and having a predetermined plan — anyone else out there besides […]

Wildflowers are in full bloom

What are you guys doing this Memorial Weekend? If you haven’t yet been up to see the wildflowers in the foothills, I would totally recommend going for a hike this weekend. The flowers are in full bloom now but won’t last too much longer, at least not in the lower elevations. (Don’t know where to […]

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