Exploring @ the Wild Child Playspace

“Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood.” -Fred Rogers I fell in love with this pop up play space that a friend recommended on Instagram. It’s located in Oakland at the same entrance as […]

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Just a Boy and His Mama

“Smell the sea and feel the sky, let your soul and spirit fly.” – Van Morrison Today was simply one of those super sweet days. Poor Roro had a rough first week of school. Day 1 went surprisingly well, but by Day 2 he realized he didn’t like it. With any luck, within two weeks […]

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A Weekend of Discovery

If you talk about it, it’s a dream, if you envision it, it’s possible, but if you schedule it, it’s real.” -Tony Robbins I had an amazing weekend reconnecting and dreaming up future plans with my two childhood best friends. It’s been a few months since we started brainstorming a way for us to share […]

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Legacy

“Legacy is not leaving something for people. It’s leaving something in people.” -Peter Strople This year we paid tribute to Uncle Craig and the life that he lived. He left a legacy that will live on forever in the hearts of the campers, counselors, and staff that have spent time with the man we have […]

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Day 2: B Bryan Preserve

“Never go trips with anyone you do not love.” -Ernest Hemingway I just finished camp photo edits, but wanted to share these photos before I post about this week’s adventure. On the second day of our trip, we took the kids to an incredibly special tour through B Bryan’s Preserve. We made a later afternoon […]

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Day 1: Hello, Gualala!

“Marriage is meant to keep people together, not just when things are good, but particularly when they are not. That’s why we take marriage vows, not wishes.” -Ngina Otinede For our 10 year anniversary, we found somewhere magical to stay in the middle of nowhere. I remember a couple of months ago, we spent a […]

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Camping @ Del Valle

“Of all the paths you take in life, make sure a few of them are dirt.” -John Muir We went camping for the second time last night and the kids seriously loved it so much. I think we just made a new summer tradition and I’m not mad about it. The kids had so much […]

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