Friday, August 19, 2011

Summer Nights

One of my favourite things to do after the kids have gone to bed, is to sit on the patio. The weather cools down once the sun sets, but with a blanket, it's perfect. It's quiet. It's dark enough that candles don't seem out of place, but not dark enough to be depressing (winter). The geraniums are still blooming beautifully. A vanilla earl grey latte and I'm set.

Sunday, August 14, 2011


"You can't just do what you feel like. You need to do what you know you should do."

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Monday, August 1, 2011


It's no secret that I'm no nature girl. However, I do find it cool when I discover neat shapes that are found randomly in nature.

Summer Fun

Despite all the new technology and gadgets and gizmos, one of the best toys of all time is water. Water in the sprinkler, water in the bathtub, water in a water table. This is the first year that Matias has asked for a sprinkler to run through. I love that I used to run through sprinklers myself. Some things never get old...