Limping Through Spring

05/03/2014 05:56:00 AM

I posted these photos some time ago, but never got around to writing anything.

Sakura Day!

04/02/2014 21:02:00 PM

If there's one thing that most people associate with Japan, it must be cherry blossoms.

Early Search-for-Spring Walk (and a few random thoughts)

03/25/2014 05:24:00 AM

Every little flower is a delight!Early spring flowers are the most beautiful - if for no other reason than the fact that we are just so eager for them.This Lent is flying by for us.

For St. Paddy's Day

03/17/2014 10:02:00 AM

That's Paddy.

Three Years

03/10/2014 22:39:00 PM

It was a day much like today - clear and cold - when the world changed forever for so many here in Japan. There are still so many who need our prayers.

Winter Goings On

02/15/2014 01:57:00 AM

As we keep an eye on the crazy winter weather happening in the US, we are enjoying our own unusually white winter!

Fun With Crayon Relief

01/25/2014 01:20:00 AM

When I begin planning an upcoming school year it's very easy to get wowed by all of the wonderful curriculum out there.

Pretty, Happy, Funny, Real - Turning Seven!

01/19/2014 03:27:00 AM

We wrapped up our family birthday "season" on January 15 with Spanky's long awaited birthday! {pretty}These photos don't do Miss M's artwork justice at all - they were too large this time to scan on our printer, but you can get an idea.

Better Late Than Never?

01/07/2014 19:58:00 PM

As of Dec. 30 someone in this house is Sweet Sixteen!While the two of us were at the movies watching the latest Hunger Games flick, the guys decorated the place for her.

Goodbye 2013!

12/31/2013 07:23:00 AM

I hope that 2013 holds many wonderful memories for your family, and pray that you will be blessed in the year to come!!

A Very Merry Christmas!

12/28/2013 05:48:00 AM

Before writing anything about Christmas, I have to back up just a bit!Mr. Nutkin had a birthday on December 16, and I neglected to write a thing!

Advent Update

12/14/2013 01:00:00 AM

Life speeds right on, and I find myself intending to update my blog while ending up posting far more on Facebook.

A Very Lovely Giveaway!

11/07/2013 17:43:00 PM

Who can resist a lovely giveaway? Head over to Sarah's blog,

All Hallows!

11/01/2013 10:18:00 AM

Here we are celebrating the Feast of All Saints, and Halloween has come and gone. We had beautiful weather for Trick-or-Treating after Mass on Sunday.

Fall Get Away!

10/15/2013 08:07:00 AM

When the opportunity for a little refreshment presents itself we sometimes just have to jump!


10/08/2013 09:10:00 AM

Dear, beloved cosmos.

Sea Paradise

09/30/2013 19:19:00 PM

Hello, there!We're on Fall Break over here, which means we have a four day weekend.

Learning Without "School"

09/17/2013 18:13:00 PM

This school year started out slowly, and has gradually gained speed.