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

Growing Up Gowan

A healthy #chicken salad recipe on the blog today! Friendly for those on #paleo #atkins #southbeach and others! Link in my profile.

A healthy #chicken salad recipe on the blog today! Friendly for those on #paleo #atkins #southbeach and others! Link in my profile.

These kids have been inseparable since we got here. #echocamp #raquettelake #adirondacks #adk  (at Echo Camp)

These kids have been inseparable since we got here. #echocamp #raquettelake #adirondacks #adk (at Echo Camp)

This is why you bring your 3 year old to a bridal shower and thanks to @kdono1234 we came out (tied) on top! #AllIDoIsWin #lastgowantogo #toiletpaperbride #briddalshower

This is why you bring your 3 year old to a bridal shower and thanks to @kdono1234 we came out (tied) on top! #AllIDoIsWin #lastgowantogo #toiletpaperbride #briddalshower

Had a great day flying solo with Bryn.

Had a great day flying solo with Bryn.

Backyard bounty. #lilies #stargazerlilies #red #flowers

Backyard bounty. #lilies #stargazerlilies #red #flowers

This kid makes me smile everyday. (She refused to take this off for quite a while)

This kid makes me smile everyday. (She refused to take this off for quite a while)

Best way to end a Monday.

Best way to end a Monday.

The best day we’ve had in a while for our little family. Lots of outdoor time and very few tantrums. I’ll take it. #parenting #parenthood

The best day we’ve had in a while for our little family. Lots of outdoor time and very few tantrums. I’ll take it. #parenting #parenthood

She doesn’t really want to help. She just wants to look the part.

She doesn’t really want to help. She just wants to look the part.

Getting the last bit of syrup off her fingers at breakfast this morning. She is her father’s daughter. #maplesyrup

Getting the last bit of syrup off her fingers at breakfast this morning. She is her father’s daughter. #maplesyrup

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