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.

Five on Friday

Mid-summer update…we’ve done nothing and all the things. Read on!

Gift Guide for the 6 year old boy

Birthday gift ideas for the six year old boy in your life.