We're family of five (four humans and a neurotic dog) trying to find the extraordinary in everyday life.

Growing Up Gowan

Is this how you get to the bathtub? #toddlers #bathnight

Is this how you get to the bathtub? #toddlers #bathnight

Waiting in line in the street for my cheesesteak #Philly #genossteaks #genos

Waiting in line in the street for my cheesesteak #Philly #genossteaks #genos

This weekend: my clingy little one and maple syrup #cookies to celebrates sapping season with a few friends. #thisisspring

This weekend: my clingy little one and maple syrup #cookies to celebrates sapping season with a few friends. #thisisspring

Free time on a Sunday afternoon means a visit to the Mommy Salon for a haircut.

Free time on a Sunday afternoon means a visit to the Mommy Salon for a haircut.

Getting her hair braided in the Daddy Salon. #kids #kidsofinstagram

Getting her hair braided in the Daddy Salon. #kids #kidsofinstagram

Two peas in a pod. @tgowan5

Two peas in a pod. @tgowan5

Celebrating Gretchen’s first year! @jgowan33 @sewvintage

Celebrating Gretchen’s first year! @jgowan33 @sewvintage

Starting her early on the @llbean boots. (She actually got in them herself) #llbean #beanboots

Starting her early on the @llbean boots. (She actually got in them herself) #llbean #beanboots

It’s been a really long winter so be prepared for three days of lots of blue sky, sunny Instagram pics. #casesmc #california #marina #marinadelrey  (at The Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey)

It’s been a really long winter so be prepared for three days of lots of blue sky, sunny Instagram pics. #casesmc #california #marina #marinadelrey (at The Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey)

Good morning, California. #casesmc  (at The Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey)

Good morning, California. #casesmc (at The Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey)

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