Hello Preschool!

This week marks Hannah’s first day of preschool! This year Hannah will be attending a local forest preschool two days a week. She’s in a class with ten kiddos and they spend their days outdoors in the mountains! Beginning preschool is a huge milestone for Hannah, as she’s never been in a school or childcare […]

Hello Kindergarten!

It’s official! We have a Kindergartener! Last week Ben had his first day of Kindergarten at his new school. Ben will be going to our neighborhood school, classified as a “remote but necessary” schoolhouse. Literally it’s a two-room schoolhouse! The school has two teachers and two classrooms, one for K-1 and the other for 2-5, […]

Meet Brooks!

It feels a little funny having such a quick turnaround from losing Jackson to welcoming a new puppy into our family, but we’re doing it! Let me introduce you to Brooks, the newest member of our little family. My friend Kelsey was quick to say it’s never too soon to add more love in your […]

Mountain Life: Spring/Summer Update

I’ve gotten quite behind on posting lately and am trying to catch up! Here’s another photo dump of what we’ve been up to since moving to the mountains. We moved out here early May and we’re absolutely still getting settled. It feels like there is random stuff everywhere. Merging two houses into one is quite […]

Hannah is THREE!

Three! Our girl is finally three! She’s been acting like it for a while and now it’s officially here. Boy oh boy am I curious to see what Hannah is like as a three-year old. Hannah’s three-year stats: Weight: about 34 pounds Length: around 38″ {90th percentile} Clothing 4T Shoe size: toddler size 7 Favorite […]

Remembering Jackson

A few weeks ago our sweet dog, Jackson, caught his last ball and went for his last walk. He was battling an aggressive cancer and was showing early signs of internal bleeding. Before it got too bad, we made the incredibly difficult decision to say goodbye. I truly can’t imagine a better family dog than […]

Ben is FIVE!

Ben turned five on Memorial Day! Everyone keeps commenting on how FIVE is “such a big age.” And at first I really didn’t think much of it, but I feel like it’s such a turning point in childhood. Our sweet boy has hit that milestone – he’s officially five years old! Ben’s stats: Weight: around […]

PNW Adventure: Scenic Beach

Mid-March I was ready to lose my mind with pandemic boredom and monotony. We spent most of the month of March in Seattle, so we planned a big/little day trip over to Hood Canal! Our trip started with the kiddos first big ferry ride. This time we got to get out of the car and […]