Sara wrote the book. Hayley made the pictures. It was a lot of really fun work. We got words and paint everywhere.

H2 (in the tree, of course!) and Sara 

H2 (in the tree, of course!) and Sara 


Sara Triana Mitchell is a writer, editor, and poet. She and her husband, Mitch, blog about contentment, creativity, and community at They live near Houston with their two daughters, two cats, and one Airedale Terrier. You can connect with Sara on Instagram (@saratrianamitchell).  


H2 Alaska, also known as Hayley Haynes, is an artist in Tomball, Texas. She has taught many art classes for children, including drawing, knitting, and woodworking. This is her first book to illustrate, and you can find her exploring new mediums on Facebook and Instagram (@h2_alaska). 

Hand-lettering for the book was created by Sarah Keilers. The cover design was a community effort created by H2 Alaska, Sarah Keilers, Sarah Hanna, and Lucid Books