Jon is one month old! As per blog tradition, I’m back to sharing monthly updates! When Amelia was born, I knew I wanted to keep track of her baby milestones so I started writing letters in a journal each month of her first year (and now I update it every six months), and I also… Continue reading One Month with Jon
Happy Friday! This week was quite momentous: Jon Leo joined the world! He arrived on July 9th, weighing in at 8 lb 10 oz and measuring 18 inches long. We are so delighted that he is here and healthy! Every Friday I share five highlights from the week, big or small, and today is no… Continue reading High Five for Jon!
Today Amelia is 2.5 years old! There are so many milestones that happen during the first year of life, but even though the “firsts” have slowed down it’s still amazing how much changes in a matter of months! So I’m trying to check in on half birthdays as well just so I can remember all… Continue reading Two and a Half Years with Amelia
Happy Valentine’s Day! I’m so excited to share the lovely news that we are adding a new valentine to our crew… and it’s a boy! We’re so, so happy to welcome a new lovebug to the family, due in July! While my parents were in town, they were gracious enough to take a few photos…… Continue reading Lots of Love!
Today Amelia is 2 years old! You heard it here first: all the cliches about time and how quick/slow it goes are true! The days are long but the years are indeed short. Today I’m feeling proud and nostalgic and all the emotions in between. Motherhood has a steep learning curve in the first few… Continue reading Two Years with Amelia
I’ve been procrastinating on starting a new endeavor… so of course I decided to do anything and everything this weekend except the one thing I should be doing instead. Let me count the ways I have procrastinated… We went to the farmers market for iced coffee and donuts (& peaches)… I caught up on some… Continue reading Weekend Adventures
Hope you had a meaningful Mother’s Day, whatever that means to you! This year we sent cards to Amelia’s grandmothers and great-grandmother, and since we also had Grandpop’s birthday to celebrate, we needed an idea that could work for any occasion. It’s super easy to turn toddler art into cards… for Mother’s Day, birthdays, thank… Continue reading Turn Toddler Art into Thank You Cards!