Do Vegan Kids Get More Cavities? (Plus — How I Take Care Of My Vegan Kid’s Teeth!)

February 10th, 2017 - posted under: The Farm » Family

A few weeks back I posted that picture ^^ on Instagram, with the following caption: A picture of wee Waits the last time we went to the dentist, age 6. I recently read an article about a healthy lifestyle blogger who was raising her son vegan until he suffered from terrible tooth decay. She blamed [...]

What Do The Bloggers Call It? A “Life Update”?

January 31st, 2017 - posted under: The Farm » Family

Hey All! I wanted to take a minute and use this space to share some of what has been going on in my life over the past few months. Now that I’ve graduated I’ve been blogging more, and I’m so happy to be back! But taking such a long hiatus, well, a lot of stuff [...]

Holidaze (2016)

January 1st, 2017 - posted under: The Farm » Family

It’s been a big beautiful whirlwind of a Holiday Season! However you celebrate and wherever you are, I hope you enjoyed the Winter Holidays surrounded by warmth, joy, and the people that you love most in the world. Here’s some of the highlights, from our many celebrations. Winter Solstice We celebrate the Winter Solstice at [...]

Santa Barbara To Shasta: Our Annual End-Of-Summer Adventure

October 4th, 2016 - posted under: The Farm » Family

At the end of every summer, for so many summers now, my family has held a mini reunion up in the mountains of northern California. In the shadow of Mt. Shasta, on the banks of an icy river that snakes through a teeny tiny mountain town, my father and my brother and I have gathered [...]

Here’s To New Beginnings – My Baby Is In First Grade!

August 24th, 2016 - posted under: The Farm » Family

Photo by Harmony Agh Today (Wednesday) was the first day of First Grade for my wee Mr. Waits. And he woke up excited, so squirmy he could barely sit still to finish his granola with raspberries (and that’s saying a lot, considering his undying love of granola with raspberries), and he certainly wasn’t about to [...]