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

Growing Up Gowan

One last one from #thegowanwedding: proof that the next generation has taken over the family and the dance floor. #latergram #whitepinecamp

One last one from #thegowanwedding: proof that the next generation has taken over the family and the dance floor. #latergram #whitepinecamp

The best thing Calvin Coolidge did in his presidency was build this private bowling alley. #greatcamp #adkgreatcamp #adirondacks #latenightbowling (at White Pine Camp)

The best thing Calvin Coolidge did in his presidency was build this private bowling alley. #greatcamp #adkgreatcamp #adirondacks #latenightbowling (at White Pine Camp)

So many awesome thigs about #whitepinecamp but one of the coolest is this old time bowling alley, and on the very first throw, @tgowan5 got a strike. Let #thegowanwedding begin!  (at White Pine Camp)

So many awesome thigs about #whitepinecamp but one of the coolest is this old time bowling alley, and on the very first throw, @tgowan5 got a strike. Let #thegowanwedding begin! (at White Pine Camp)

Your children playing together in a quiet and orderly manner while you make dinner; it’s like seeing a unicorn. #parenting

Your children playing together in a quiet and orderly manner while you make dinner; it’s like seeing a unicorn. #parenting

Hadley said that @kdono1234 is on the left and @sgowan713 is on the right. I don’t see it. 
In other news, she is STILL awake 2 hours after bedtime. When is this child’s father getting home?

Hadley said that @kdono1234 is on the left and @sgowan713 is on the right. I don’t see it.
In other news, she is STILL awake 2 hours after bedtime. When is this child’s father getting home?

My man and my babies. Nothing better.

My man and my babies. Nothing better.

We celebrated Hadley’s first full day of preschool with her favorite dinner: homemade #pizza. #instafood #foodporn #addictedtocheese

We celebrated Hadley’s first full day of preschool with her favorite dinner: homemade #pizza. #instafood #foodporn #addictedtocheese

And just like that, my babies are big girls. The days are long, but the years go really fast. #kids

And just like that, my babies are big girls. The days are long, but the years go really fast. #kids

My baby’s first day of her big girl dance class, and my other baby eating the last of the bacon. #priorities #ballet

My baby’s first day of her big girl dance class, and my other baby eating the last of the bacon. #priorities #ballet

Hot and humid weather means my tropical flowers in the front yard are very happy. #hibiscus #orange #flowers

Hot and humid weather means my tropical flowers in the front yard are very happy. #hibiscus #orange #flowers

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