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 New Year… three weeks ago! I didn’t intend to take quite such a long blogging break, but I’ve also decided to cut myself some slack and not apologize for it. Life is finally settling back into routine again, and I’m finding time for hobbies once more; even though blogging is one of the first… Continue reading Cheers to 2019!
Amelia started going to a 2 day/week 9AM-2PM preschool program in August, and it’s been a great experience so far! It took a few weeks for both of us to adjust; she had never spent such long amounts of time with adults (and kids) other than family, and I hardly knew what to do with… Continue reading Mother’s Day Out Adventures
When I was little, my Dad made a wooden kitchen and I remember playing with it for many, many hours. It had little knobs to turn, doors to open and shut, shelves to pull out, and a little railing to display seasonings and a tea set. Even after I grew out of it, my parents… Continue reading Kitchen Play Dreams
Amelia is following in my footsteps and meowing in her first cat costume! Over the past month or so, I’ve picked up a few costume accessories from the Target dollar spot for dress-up play, but as soon as I brought the years-old cat ear headband and clip-on tail out of the “Fall decorations” box from… Continue reading Happy Halloween!
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
Happy Friday! (Almost) every Friday I share Five highlights from the week, in as few words as possible, as a reminder to stay grateful for the big and small moments of daily life. Today I’m serving a double dose to share two weeks’ worth of highlights. This week: 1. MS family time 2. Dogs +… Continue reading High Five for Friday