Hobonichi Weeks – Week 2 of 2020

We just ended a very strange weekend. It was warm and we were able to play outside without coats! This weekend was an incredible January thaw but we're expected to swing back into more seasonable temperatures soon. But really - it felt like spring! Those weekends are so much fun because they give us a... Continue Reading →

ALL the Notebooks

Have you ever heard of a morning basket? It's a concept that's big in the homeschooling community - it's a basket of books and activities that help the family ease into a day of learning and fun. Well, I have my own version of a mommy morning basket. It sits in a dark corner of... Continue Reading →

Joan Didion’s On Keeping a Notebook

"What is a recipe for sauerkraut doing in my notebook? What kind of magpie keeps this notebook?"On Keeping a Notebook, Slouching Towards Bethlehem, page 138, Joan Didion Thanks to Nina Lacour's podcast On Keeping a Notebook, I've been reconsidering my previous animosity for Joan Didion. I read The Year of Magical Thinking a few years... Continue Reading →

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