I am an artist & teacher with a ❤ for visual expression, educational methodology, homesteading, & Jesus. My geek-love is The Joshua and we have three peanut-butters: Caleb, Jack, & Louritta.




Man, I am so tired. Not sleepy tired. Just general, “Hi! Merry Christmas! YAY!” tired. Josh and I have several days left in Minnesota and I’m really hoping these last ones will be super chilled out. It’s rough that I see my family 1-2 times a year and that they are always crazy whirlwind events. Read More



So, Coldstone Creamery is making their pumpkin ice cream again. Mmmmm… My favorite is pumpkin ice cream with heath bar, walnuts, & caramel. Oooo…so good! Anyhoo, I’ve had a busy week. Both Josh and I have had interesting job advancements that include no pay increase, but could eventually be beneficial. So, that’s interesting. I’ve been Read More