Summer flying with our baby

August 4th, 2014
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I’ve been looking at photos we’ve been snapping from various flights this summer, and there’s a definite pattern. This little guy is going up a lot, and he’s loving it!

We put a carseat rear facing in whichever plane Martin is flying in for a quick flight (he keeps pretty busy with various pilots and their planes). We buckle Niklas in and put this little headset on his ears. Sometimes he sleeps. Sometimes he watches the world around him.

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A hot air balloon ride

July 23rd, 2014
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I dreamed of flying in a hot air balloon long before I met a pilot, became a pilot, or moved to an airport. If you’re on Instagram with me, you saw that my dream came true! And it was awesome!

The pilot was scoping out the area, trying to decide where he’d like to offer commercial flights. You know I’m not the only one who’s had “fly in a hot air balloon” on my bucket list forever.

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Favorite easy kale recipes

July 7th, 2014
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I recently read that kale has become a hipster food. I have no idea what that means (except that maybe I need to stop clicking so many articles on Facebook!). Hipsters we are not. But kale lovers? Boy howdy. I thought we’d kick off this week with two of our favorite ways to cook kale. They’re really simple:

1. Kale chips

Kale chips are the easiest thing to make as a side at dinner.

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