Summer of Shawls

Hello there readers.  Remember me?  I've been feeling a lot lately like I am in a Groundhog Day-esque alternate reality.  I wake up, think "hey, it'd be nice if I blogged today," and then the day is eaten up in a never-ending stream of baby duties punctuated by halfhearted housekeeping.  Then I crash into bed, … Continue reading Summer of Shawls

Bright red cactus blossoms

Spring Things

Welcome back dear readers! The heat is kicking in in earnest. As I have discussed many times over, I do not like being hot, or being stuck inside when it's too hot to bake, or the relentless sunshine, but there is an upside: the heat will KILL ALL THE BLOOMING THINGS. I have progressed from … Continue reading Spring Things