Where will they fit in, as they grow? Where will they find the places and the people and the passions that just click? Doing these simple puzzles reminds me to make our home and our family a place where they always fit in. Continue reading Cleaning and dreaming
Today my son turns one.
I would say that one year ago today was the day we welcomed him into our family, but that’s not quite true. He was part of our family from the day we learned he existed. Continue reading happy birthday, baby
Here are a few of our favorite activities and events from across the Lansing area this year — maybe our experiences will help you find inspiration for something new to try in 2022! Continue reading A year close to home: our Lansing-area favorites of 2021
Last fall, long before we were all at home baking bread from scratch, I stumbled across an advertisement for the Lansing Citizens Academy. Drawn in by the cute new Lansing city logo and the name, I submitted an application and soon found out I was accepted! I spent the next three months attending weekly civic engagement sessions with two dozen fellow Lansing residents, learning about … Continue reading Making a difference in your city (during a pandemic)