About Us

Angela Searles

Wife of One! Mom of Eight plus One! Nonna to Four! Her best friend is a 70lb. collie named Fionnlagh. When she's not doing massive amounts of laundry...she plots and creates places and characters for children's books.

A Mainer who transplanted to North Carolina in 2008, she has been trying to get home ever since.

Ms. Searles also enjoys hiking, biking and photography. 

8ZENUFF Clan

Raising a blended, multi-racial family in the 21st Century!


Blogging about kids, parenting, adoption, and aging parents! 


Meet my muses!