Easter Egg Hunt

We got home from a trip to California just in time to attend the annual Easter Egg Hunt at the Elementary School. Luckily I found some Easter baskets in the basement so the kids had baskets to use. Here is Oliver in his lovely basket hat, waiting for the hunt to start. And if you…

Elora’s Birthday

Elora wanted a pirate themed birthday party this year. She dressed up in her pirate costume, invited the whole kindergarten class, and to preserve my sanity, I reserved the town hall instead of trying to have a party with 20 kids in my house. We started the party off by decorating cardboard pirate swords, which…

Kurtos Kalacs

Okay, for those who never saw our blog posts when we lived in Vienna, there were these amazing pastries called Kurtos Kalacs. They are traditionally cooked over a pit of coals, but also sold at little stands using electric heaters to cook them. SO GOOD! We have been wanting to make them for awhile. We…