“Winter is an etching, spring a watercolor, summer an oil painting, and autumn a mosaic of them all.” Fall? What fall? Life is zooming by, and I feel like the seasons aren’t even taking turns right now. Over here we went from 90 to 55, as if the weather saw a state trooper. Now… Continue reading September & October 2018
Summer is now a thing of the distant past, but it was sure filled with some delightful food, books, and good outfits! Here’s a quick recap of my favorites: Eats: The salad of choice this summer was a mix of greens (spinach, romaine, kale, and Brussel sprouts), apples, chicken, dried cranberries, and poppyseed dressing. Sometimes… Continue reading Eat, Wear, Read: Summer 2018
Our family just hit a significant milestone this week: TWO kids in school! Cece started first grade on Monday and Rosie started preschool/4k on Tuesday. Rosie is going to school 5 mornings a week so I will still have her around in the afternoons (which is great because I think Ares would miss his… Continue reading First Days of School 2018!
This August, our family got rather adventurous as we packed up our three kids, stuffed our mini van to the gills, and took a road trip to Colorado! The main reason of the trip was for Joe to run the Spartan Beast there but it was also an excuse to see monuments, landmarks, and… Continue reading Road trip to Colorado!
Oh hey! I just wanted to quick pop in and do a July and August recap now that it’s nearly September and the 2/3 of the kids in this house will be in school in less than two weeks. So, let’s go back to the 4th of July! We lived that good cabin life with… Continue reading July + August 2018
Back at the beginning of summer, I took my own advice and I got in some photos with my kids! We had a mini session with Patty Schmitt Photography. The girls got to have an epic dress up experience and everyone cooperated for twenty minutes of photos. Best Mother’s Day gift I’ve given myself ever!… Continue reading Mamahood at it’s Shiniest
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… Continue reading Just June
Hey, peeps! I’m excited to write another eat/wear/read post! May quickly came and went, but here is my food, fashion, and fiction choices for the three-week spring we had. So in May, I wanted to set a goal of 10 days of Whole 30 eating. (Eyeroll, here I go again, right??) I succeeded in hitting… Continue reading Eat/Wear/Read: May Edition
“May, more than any other month of the year, wants us to feel most alive.” -Fennel Hudson Well, hi again! I’m on a blogging roll this week and today I might (just might) finally get one of my monthly happenings blog posts complete in a timely manner. So! May! How great was that? It’s been… Continue reading The Marvelous Month of May
As of today, Joe and I have been married for eight years! I had planned on posting a few of our wedding photos in honor of our anniversary. But then I got to looking at them and nearly posted 500. It was such a good day and a fun celebration! (And I happen to… Continue reading Married for 8 Years!