Libraries and story times

Dec 06, 2010
During the summer, I always tried to make sure that our morning walks and hikes ended early – before it got too hot.  As winter slowly creeps up on us (or at least, the closest thing to winter that those of →MORE...

Nov 11, 2010
Today is a much-needed lazy day in the Christensen home.  Breakfast today is avocado mixed with quinoa and some radishes on the side.  We are spending the morning gardening.  This means that I will pull weeds and my child will pull →MORE...

Nov 04, 2010
I will never tire of peeking around the corner and catching her “reading” to herself.  It is the sweetest sight in the world.

Sep 20, 2010
It was late when I opened my eyes.  Sunlight was peeking in through the window and the smells of breakfast were wafting into the bedroom.  I closed my eyes and relished the peace.  In the trees outside, the birds were chirping →MORE...

Ever since Charlotte discovered that if she brings us a book, we will stop everything and read it to her, she has been obsessed with bringing us books.  There are times when it is exhausting, when all I want in the →MORE...