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

Growing Up Gowan

Resting up to take over the world. Photo credit by the awesomely patient @bri_kellly

Resting up to take over the world. Photo credit by the awesomely patient @bri_kellly

Happy Easter from the Gowan’s! (I’m just giving Bryn something to tell her therapist later on)

Happy Easter from the Gowan’s! (I’m just giving Bryn something to tell her therapist later on)

Bunny Photo Day at @healthylivingnewyork Hadley is still raving about it! #bunnies #easter  (at Healthy Living Market and Cafe Saratoga)

Bunny Photo Day at @healthylivingnewyork Hadley is still raving about it! #bunnies #easter (at Healthy Living Market and Cafe Saratoga)

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

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