Archive for October, 2013

9 Year Anniversary

October 23rd Luke and I celebrated our 9 year wedding anniversary. Not sure where the time went, but we are now a little older and I hope to say a little wiser. I am learning to be thankful for even the small things in life and in doing so, here are the things I am […]


Creating Pumpkins Out of Paper

I was feeling inspired by all the fall festivities and decided to try making my own pumpkin out of paper. Corbin also created a pumpkin masterpiece.


Pumpkin Festival, Half Moon Bay

Today we ventured over to Half Moon Bay for the second weekend in a row. We walked the main street because they were having their annual pumpkin festival. It is such a cute town and there were lots of things to keep our eyes, ears and mouths entertained. There were signs for pumpkin cookies, pumpkin […]


Newborn Pink Tutu

I love when I get a chance to work on little girly things. This week my friend from Japan reminded me about the tutu we talked about and got me to thinking I better practice. I had a little leftover light pink tulle (she wants hot pink) from another project, so I made a go […]


Indian and Knight Kid Costumes

Corbin mentioned being an Indian for Halloween and Benjamin wanted to be a knight so I found some fabric that’s I’ve had in a box for over a year and a pillowcase and whipped up a few costumes. I also made a cape for Benjamin too. Not really what I should have been focusing on, […]


Christopher Columbus

Monday was Christopher Columbus day and I found lots of fun ways to learn all about Christopher Columbus and his voyages. I found a kid friendly book called Christopher Columbus by Scholastic and found a free online teachers guide to use with the book. Awesome! I also utilized other books from the local library, read […]