We're getting to that time of year when pretty much every tree has teeny tiny buds starting to pop and a few are becoming downright colorful. Slowly tip toeing into the season. The weather is reaching a point where the temps are high enough to ditch jackets when it isn't raining (which is often unfortunately) … Continue reading SPRING! Spotting the signs of my favorite season
It's been one of those lazy mornings where the idea of taking off my bathrobe is more than I can bear. After deciding that it would definitely be a hide indoors kind of day, I knew that I'd need to pull some fun project out of my hat to ward off those guilty mom pangs … Continue reading momma loves: pom pom pets with kiwi crate
When we arrived at the ballet studio of our local YMCA this morning, my brave and spirited little princess morphed into a distraught wallflower for possibly the first time in her life. I'm not sure if it was the strange room filled with new people, the glass wall that separated the mommies from the children … Continue reading ballet lessons: on overcoming her fears & the power of shoe therapy
You know how people say that beauty is all around us in tiny details and that we only need to look closely to find it? I was reminded of this again over the weekend when we were outside grilling dinner on Sunday and the kids were running around the yard playing with nothing in particular … Continue reading What I’m Into Lately: April 29, 2013
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Happy Friday bloggy pals! It's been a pretty busy week with a lot of sitting in waiting rooms and wishing I was drinking coffee (when I wasn't drinking coffee). My car now has new all weather tires, a fresh oil change, new brake pads, no leaks in the transmission and it's been freshly washed. And … Continue reading high five for friday: april 26th
We've been dealing a lot lately with the whole picking up your toys and caring for your things issue with BB. Obviously, looking at this picture of her playing with Duplo blocks at our car dealer's waiting room - the girl can organize and has a sense of where things belong and such. But looking … Continue reading a place for everything and everything in its place? not quite.
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I feel like April kind of just started but it's actually nearing the end of another month - and it's time for the monthly What's On Your Nightstand carnival hosted by 5 Minutes For Books. The premise of this blog carnival is pretty self explanatory - blog about the books you are reading, read recently … Continue reading Nightstand 2013: April