Family · Hudson · Rota · Spain

Welcome to the World Hudson Riaao Taylor

We welcomed our second little boy, Hudson Riaao Taylor last week.  August 30th, 2010 at 9:02 AM.  He weighed 7 lbs. 4 oz. and measured 20 inches long.  He is perfect in every way and looks just like his big brother.  I have always loved the name Hudson and wanted to use an ‘H’ after… Continue reading Welcome to the World Hudson Riaao Taylor

Crafts · Family · Food · Spain · Summer To-Do List

2010 Summer To-Do List

I had been seeing these amazing Summer To-Do Lists on the blogosphere and wanted to make one for our family. The idea of making our summer more intentional inspired me to think of things I wanted to accomplish during our last summer here in Spain. I made this canvas up about 2 weeks ago and… Continue reading 2010 Summer To-Do List

Family · Food · Holidays · Spain · Tuesdays Unwrapped

Blueberry Waffles

I can’t say I didn’t help him.  I can’t say I didn’t ask, in advance, for blueberry waffles.  I actually set out the ingredients and filled the coffee pot the night before.  What can I say, I’m a control freak.  And my husband, as amazing as he is, doesn’t know his way around a kitchen… Continue reading Blueberry Waffles

Crafts · Family · Holidays

Eggs and Dye

Easter in our house means more than chocolate Easter Bunnies, dyed eggs and cheap wicker baskets.  It means great things to us about God and resurrection and love and hope.  But there are certain childish frivolities that still mean a lot, no matter where the meaning stems from. There’s something to be said about a… Continue reading Eggs and Dye

Family · State College

It Wasn’t Just Breakfast

Some days there was a line but we didn’t care.  She would have a half-order of pecan pancakes and I would have silver dollar pancakes or a mushroom and cheddar omelet.  The home fries were always the same – perfect – deliciously crispy and smothered in greasy oil and minced onions. We would sit for… Continue reading It Wasn’t Just Breakfast