Author Archives: Lisa

Terrible Things I Love

A few months ago The Bloggess wrote a post about the terrible things she loves. Read the post, read the comments! In honor of Valentines Day… Here are some things that no one believes I actually love, but I do! Mondays. … Continue reading

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I love January in theory, but in actuality I only love like the first few days of January because the rest of it is looooooong! I feel like New Years was three years ago. + I spent the first part of … Continue reading

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130 things that made my year (2019)

100 130 Things That Made My Year (2019) (This idea stolen borrowed/stolen from Austin Kleon) Celebrating the first day of the new year (2019) by walking on the beach (at Carkeek Park) with my two little ones. I even set up … Continue reading

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I didn’t cancel Christmas this year – success!

There are any number of ‘best of 2019!’ lists that I feel like I should be writing… but alas, I haven’t done enough reflecting to get those published tonight. Maybe tomorrow. Possibly on the 31st. Most likely I’ll finish them … Continue reading

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Adventuring With Kids: A Trip to Bend, Oregon

If you live in the PNW, a trip to Bend, Oregon should be on your immediate travel bucket list. We’ve been twice, both times in November (for Thanksgiving), and have loved it. I feel like that’s saying a lot, because … Continue reading

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