Sharing resources

Having stocked up on toilet paper and soap long before the shelves went bare, we had extra to share and we finally got our chance today. A nearby friend who just had a baby posted a need online—and we were thrilled to be able to help! In the evening, another friend offered to take me…

Our neighbor’s duck eggs

Our awesome neighbors left a carton of fresh eggs from their ducks on our doorstep! These huge fresh eggs are so delicious! Many thanks to our thoughtful and generous neighbors! Today’s #OneGoodThing with Mama was enjoying duck eggs from our neighbors! What was your #OneGoodThing today? Please share in the comments! Kindness is Everything. Day 78…

Freezer-diving for cake

We were craving a sweet baked treat, but I didn’t feel like baking. And we’re not leaving our house. Instead, I went diving into our freezer and found a Triple Ginger Cake! It was delicious—and today’s #OneGoodThing with Mama! What was your #OneGoodThing today? Please share in the comments! Kindness is Everything. Day 77 of 366.…

Sunday snuggles with each human

Without any set intention to do so, Mama and I each enjoyed a nap with Paisley today. My guts have been bothering me so I climbed back into bed after brunch. Paisley joined me as she is an excellent nursemaid (photo on left). Then, after dinner, Paisley snuggled into Mama’s lap and they went right…

Groceries without contact

Our immunocompromised home is under self-quarantine for the foreseeable future, but we started running low on fresh produce, soup, and coffee creamer. Friends have been sharing photos online showing there isn’t much left in stores. Miraculously, we were able to place an online order this afternoon. These bags were delivered to our front doorstep and…

Lazy and late Hamentashen

The Jewish holiday of Purim is finished, but it’s never too late to enjoy Hamentashen. These are “lazy” Hamentashen because I didn’t make the proper dough like last year; instead, I used a frozen pie crust! I know, gasp! We enjoy filling our three-cornered cookies with various jams and spreads. As you can see by…