Category Archives: Raising Kids

What I Learned Hiking Mam Tor with 2 kids

I had known this for a while, but hiking was a totally centering activity. I think next time we take a trip like this we need to plan to put hiking on Day 1 or 2 instead of at the … Continue reading

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A smattering

It’s been a bit of a soggy winter for us this year. It was often rainy instead of snowy, which ultimately was disappointing for us. We had a great time getting outdoors as much as possible, however, I really did … Continue reading

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The Peace of Wild Things

Hike 34 was a special trip. We drove 3.5 hours up to Tomahawk, WI for a segment of the Ice Age Trail. The Harrison Hills segment boasts the highest elevation on the Ice Age Trail, and the second highest elevation … Continue reading

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There and Then

While not part of the 52 hike challenge (we only walked a half mile) we did have a great time kicking off the Hike30 Hike it Baby Challenge. We headed to Schlitz Audobon Nature Center. It was a gloriously, perfectly, … Continue reading

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Month of Balance Day 27

I love what you can do with Sharpies. We got a lot of white onesies in a hand-me down box. I’m making them a bit more fun.

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Month of Balance Day 20

Polar Vortex is not exactly my friend this month. I’m not a huge busy body, but I do occasionally like to leave the house. So this past week I’ve decided that cold or not, GEC and I would at least … Continue reading

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Month of Balance Day 17

Last night was rough. El Sugar had to get up at 4 am to get to work early. So me and the babe had the whole day to ourselves. I should be getting to bed early to make up for … Continue reading

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Month of Balance Day 10

Balance is this hair… and this hair… I’ve realized that the hardest part of this balance plan that I have myself on is that I haven’t really left the house much. There is only so much in the home that … Continue reading

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Month of Balance Day 1

I’m trying something new. 2 pictures each day. Let us see how it goes. I’ve never really done a 30 day challenge, but I need to get out of my funk. Most will probably be on my phone camera. Maybe … Continue reading

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Fetus Update: Week 38

Today: For some reason my colon key has been sticking. It’s a tad problematic but not very important. Just annoying enough. Last time I tried to fix a key (the letter P) I ended up having to go into the … Continue reading

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