Will had a show today in a little sandwich shop called Givahoot Cafe, in Mulberry. The weather was overcast and rainy, which coupled with the cold I’m fighting left me feeling a bit drowsy. This cafe, though, had a bookshelf filled with board games and children’s books that kept Piper occupied while I watched Will… Continue reading Videos from Will’s latest show in Mulberry, FL.
Our afternoon was bathed in sunlight and peace. I had just transferred some laundry when I felt it; the dining room was all glowing and the wood floor was warm on my bare feet. I put on some Iron & Wine, who I hadn’t heard in a while, and felt blown away by Sam Beam’s… Continue reading Banana bread with Piper, Happiness Soup, and Iron & Wine in the afternoon.
I had a funny feeling while recording Will the other evening. We were filming some videos for his new YouTube account, when I began to feel as though we were living out a scene in some imagined indie movie. Will carted all of his equipment out in front of Liberty, his VW bus. The sun… Continue reading Sky Dance
I find a trip to the library always time well spent. The quiet calms me, while the productive energy of study and exploration fosters my own feelings of inspiration. I returned two books this weekend, only to bring home yet one more book, two movies, and two CDS. Our days feel even more enriching and stimulating when… Continue reading Inspiration
Last night, we ate crispy Brussels sprouts in a balsamic vinaigrette and rice noodles fried on a hot griddle and loaded up with lots of carrots, juicy slices of mushroom, cilantro, crushed peanuts and beansprouts all at Lakeland’s Food Truck Rally downtown (thanks, Off The Griddle!). Crowds of folks and their families gathered in Munn… Continue reading On the Food Truck Rally, a quick and yummy breakfast, and some tips for your garden.
Our daughter is recovering from an ear infection, which has got me thinking about some of our favorite things to do together and how we can give her a bit more nurturing during this time. In particular, I am thinking about our favorite books to read. As she gets older (she will be 15 months… Continue reading On stories and songs, and What our daughter loves