This is one of our favorite cookies – Pumpkin! The ones shown above were decorated by Mrs. Sayuri and Mr. Happy Feet. The pumpkin walnut cookie recipe for these can be found on my sister in law’s blog: Notes From The Tulip House. Enjoy.
Glimpses of Spring Earlier this week we had some gorgeous weather. Temperatures were in the fifties and it was bright and sunny out. The children took full advantage of it by riding their bikes for the first time in months and covering the pavement in chalk. I was joyously reminded of how much I […]
It is starting to feel like winter may be making way for spring around here. I don’t want to speak too soon, but I’m feeling very hopeful. We’ve had some beautiful days with sun and temperatures in the low forties the past week. The morning was lovely and the children had so much fun going […]
I’m excited to see his eyes light up at his cake, presents and fun filled day we have planned for his birthday. In less than a week Mr. Happy Feet will be turning four and it’s a little hard to believe. It seems like just yesterday he was my chubby baby boy. I don’t know […]
Alice laughed. “There’s no use trying,” she said: “One can’t believe impossible things.” “I daresay you haven’t had much practice,” said the Queen. “When I was your age, I always did it for half-an-hour a day. Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast…” – Through the Looking Glass, by Lewis […]
Our first winter in New York has proven quite cold. Coming from the tropical weather of Costa Rica, it has been a huge climate adjustment. It is still strange for me to look outside and see snowflakes falling and blowing around on the wind. Mostly because of the cold temperatures as of late, my mind […]