A Peek at Life Right Now

Winter is not a bad time to have a new baby. Snuggling in bed to recover seems like the best thing to do anyway, and hot comfort food hits the spot after having a baby. Some of my fondest memories will be watching Liam run to my room when my mom brought him over each…

Baby Number 2 is…

A BOY! And we are so excited! Most people assumed we wanted a girl to even out our family gender-wise. While we would have been delighted with a girl, we were secretly hoping for a little brother for Liam. At our thirteen week ultrasound, the ultrasound tech and I agreed that Baby looked rather like…

Long Time No Post

Since I last wrote, a lot has happened. We’ve been in full swing summer mode. And we’re expecting a baby! I’m due in the middle of January, and we are super excited. I’m nineteen weeks along (though thirteen in the picture) and so glad to be feeling human again. We found out we were expecting…

A Day in Our Lives: Spring 2015

I love reading Day in the Life posts because they give me so much inspiration. Plus I want to remember what a typical day is like during this sweet phase of our lives. Twenty-two months is so much fun. Liam learns new words every day, and  I love the creative games he invents. This was not a…

What I’m Into (April 2015)

This month started off warm and has ended up being a bit chilly at times (not to mention rainy!). As much as I love summer, I do prefer this gradual transition to the hotter months. We’ve playing on the deck, taking walks in the (light!) evenings with Jon, splashing in water with toddler rain boots, and…

Ballet Workouts, Cookie Quests, and Narcissistic Kids

I can’t believe the difference it makes to be able to play outside again. I don’t know how people any further north (than southern Tennessee!) do it! We tried to get outside as many days as possible this winter, but it’s no longer a forced feeling. Being able to just step outside–with no hats, gloves,…