Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Less than two weeks until Mother’s Day! There is still time to treat yo’self or your mama. Our house motto: flowers, coffee, and cake.

Big Family, Small House

7 people living in 1000 square feet. How we manage storing kids’ clothes, toys, and all the things without losing our minds (mostly).

Life and Times in the Corona Quarantine

How we’ve hunkered down for the Corona Quarantine.


Babies, blooms, and baskets. All about the California wildflower season.

Spring Forward

Dreaming of Spring while limping through the time change with four kids.

Our Homeschool Year

All of your questions answered about our kindergarten homeschool year.

Ellis Matthew: A Birth Story

Baby Ahrens arrived in dramatic fashion! All the details you may or may not want to know.