Our Journey to cool…

It starts today. Now, I am by no means an expert on cool! Let me start there. But I did read the other day that “With childlike awe and wonder that betrays their otherwise cynical demeanor, hipsters glory in the little pleasures of life: riding bikes along rivers, eating homemade macarons on a blanket in a friend’s front yard, or playing Frisbee in the park. Hipsters appreciate the detail and artistry of creative, well-crafted films, music, books, and woodwork. They take the arts seriously and recognize their crucial part in human flourishing.” -Brett McCracken So, if that is the new cool…I think I might have a chance! I mean, I love music and books and macaroons! I could do this, we could do this!

So, in starting our journey I did two things. I cast off my very first sweater, handmade totally fits the cool hipster vibe, and Cole and Henry and I started music class. Well rounded, music loving kids is totally cool, right?!?

Now, if only we had a farm to go run through!! In time, in time. Our journey may take us awhile, but we will learn to make do as we go.

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One thought on “Our Journey to cool…

  1. You made that sweater?? It’s fantastic.

    Ahem, Cole has a Run DMC shirt. That’s cool.
    You have star stickers. That’s cool.
    Eric bakes. That’s super cool.
    And Henry has a spiky head. That’s cool too.

    Love you bunches. xoxo

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