What’s in a name?

My son’s senior thesis exhibition a few weeks ago marked a milestone for me that I only just noticed. I had the pleasure of meeting one of his three thesis advisers, Ryan, who met with my son weekly to delve into the dark abyss from where creativity springs forth. When my son introduced his adviser […]

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

Happy Thursday and welcome to your weekly events roundup! This week, obviously, we’re making Independence Day plans. There are plenty of places to watch the sky light up this Fourth of July. Here are some of the Fourth events (and other fun stuff) we’re looking forward to: The AppleSox are at home tonight. There’ll be live […]

In search of fairies at Ohme Gardens

I am a stay-at-home mom this summer for the first time since my girls were babies. This new arrangement began in May. Ah yes, May. A glorious month. The children went to school each morning. I showered. Sat in coffee shops. Occasionally exercised. Made trips to Marshalls at 11 a.m. for absolutely no reason and […]

When can kids cook?

In today’s hubbub busy world it’s easy to throw together a meal or get take out and forget to invite the kiddos to join us in the kitchen. But try this: Think back to when you were a kid. What do you remember making? Was it cookies with a grandparent? How about pancakes on a […]

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

Happy Thursday! Read on for a list of fun things happening around town this weekend and beyond: Today at the Chelan Farmers Market, it’s the 7th Annual Great Zucchini Race! Build your racer at the Farmers Market and race it with friends, family, and neighbors. Everyone can participate, everyone’s a winner, and it’s completely FREE. The AppleSox […]