Just June

We are a third of the way through Summer ’18! (Say it’s not so!) I’m happy to say that we’ve been definitely soaking up the warmth, checking things off our bucket list left and right, and just generally enjoying barefoot life, playgrounds, splashpads, the library, dance classes, extra ice cream, extra sunlight, and all that…

Halfway through summer!

The midpoint of summer has arrived and although I feel like we’ve done so much, I know there’s still more  to squeeze in! Above is a photo of Rosie borrowing her friend’s motorcycle and riding into summer like the coolest cat you’ve ever seen. Here is everything that’s gone on so far and the photographic proof…

Father’s Day 2014

  Yesterday was a good day to celebrate dads.   Father’s Day last year was definitely tougher than I had anticipated it would be. And this year was still tough. I found myself getting choked-up looking at Father’s Day cards and seeing ones that I would have chosen for Dad. I don’t think it’s possible for me to…

We are lucky girls

                Genetically, C seems to have gotten a whole lot of her traits from her dad (such as her devilish grin, her penchant for ICE CREAM, and her desire to beautify the yard) . However, she and I have this one thing in common. We are both girls who can be proud…

June Happenings

The best parts of June: With so much sunlight, we have been taking early morning family walks before Joe goes to work. We take along a coffee, plus Cece and the dogs, and it’s been a great way to start each day. Cece entering the world of big-kid food. No more formula, no more bottles, and no more baby food (well,…

To all the papas out there…

Happy Father’s Day! Me and my pop on our east coast vacation when I was 12.   It’s a special one. It’s my dad’s first father’s day as a “grumpa” and my husband’s first father’s day as a dad. I hope everyone gets to spend time with their dad, grandpa, or husband today. Where would…