Frosty Maple Leaf

We're up in Vancouver enjoying some of the winter beauty. Hope you are all having a lovely New Year's Eve.

Cross-Country Clouds

We've been experiencing crazy climate in the Bay Area. This morning, our kids school hosted their annual cross country race. The event started with sunshine but ended with this moody gathering of clouds. Though a bit rain followed, the sky was quite beautiful.

A Good Weekend at Nick’s Cove

This was a good weekend with friends at Nick's Cove, in Marshall, California. This image reminds me of long summer days, little feet running up and down the dock, kids in fits of laughter, eating oysters, waking up to fig jam, and watching the sun slowly disappear. Have a good weekend!

Just in Time for Easter!

One of my favorite photographers, Sharon Montrose, has done it again! Her new Spring Darlings at her Animal Print Shop are, well, simply darling! These images are irresistible additions to any nursery, kids room, or playroom. And, who wouldn't want a little bunny or chick for Easter? { Images by Sharon Montrose }

Costa Rica | part II

I can write about our amazing adventures, rafting down the Peñas Blancas River, hiking around Arenal, kayaking in the Papagayo Peninsula, etc. but that could get boring. Instead, here are recommendations and stories that my children would want to share. Explore the tide pools. You'll find crabs of all sizes and colors. You'll also find sea…