Road Trip

My family went on a road trip last week. Our first very long drive since we took the kids to visit my family in Michigan a couple years ago, and our first real road trip since Yarrow was born 6 years ago. We had an amazing time! This was such a once-in-a-lifetime trip for us,…

Hermitage

The world is a scary place sometimes. There is war, confusion, angry people full of hate. Sometimes I hear the news and just want to hide. But we’re not out here to hide. My woods are dark and wild at night. I can hear the trees rustling as I walk out to the outhouse or…

Summer Icons: St. John and His Head

  It’s the season of St. John. He bookends the summer with his feasts. The days are long and bright, the moon is our friend and the nights – though brief, are refreshing. The Season of St. John is a woody season, an earth-season, a wild time of transition for many of us.. ‘He must…