Simon at 5

What is your favorite color? Red Who is your best friend? River and Josh What do you want to be when you grow up? A daddy . . . and make websites What is your favorite animal? Cheetah What is your favorite book? the Lightning McQueen book What do you like to do with your family? Go to the park […]


Places We Go: The Bakery on 11th & G

  I’m not sure it’s quite accurate to call the fabulous little panadería on the corner of 11th and G a place we go. It’s a place we’ve been meaning to check out for a while, a place we finally did go, and a place we definitely plan to make of habit of. A week […]

Superheroes at the Park

It was a beautiful day, and the superheroes were restless, so we went to the park.  



I’m Not Really Here to Worship (Or So I Thought)

I woke up Sunday nervous and weary. I quietly dressed and made myself breakfast and then headed out from my parents’ house, where the kids and I were spending the weekend, just as the sun was starting to turn everything pink and yellow. I was nervous because I’m always a bit jittery on the way […]


These Days: Rest Time


I’ve embarked on another Project 365 (one photo every day for a year). If you just can’t wait for this weekly feature, you can get a sneak peek (I try to upload almost daily) at my Flickr set. Thanks to the December Photo Project, I’ve already got 34 days under my belt. I’ve been toying […]

Places We Go: The Ak-Sar-Ben Aquarium

For Ian and Clara’s birthday, we visited the Ak-Sar-Ben Aquarium. This place is a gem. There is plenty to see and do and enough variety to keep kids of different ages interested. The aquariums are filled with fish –and one huge turtle — that have been caught in Nebraska. As we first entered the winding […]