Easter is All About… Family


We had such a fantastic, yet low key, Easter this year. My parents, my sister and my sister’s boyfriend came to visit us at our house and we celebrated together with a buffet of yummy snacks and of course, chocolate for Willow. Then, we had our own Easter egg hunt here at the house for […]

We Made an Igloo!


Today was really fun. I know, I know, I start a lot of these stories off that way but SERIOUSLY, today was a lot of fun. It all started with my relatives on my momma’s side making plans for a family get together post-Christmas. We don’t see each other that often, even though we all […]

Christmas is About Learning Lessons


Last night was our Christmas party at my mom’s house. Every year my mom’s side of the family meets before Christmas to celebrate and be together to share a big, turkey dinner. I’ve been doing this every year of my entire life (31st dinner last night) and it wasn’t since having Willow that I realized […]

Snap, Crackle, Pop of an Amazing Day


Willow’s been sleeping in until 9-9:30am every morning lately and I’m revelling in it. The flip side of that always is that she stays up a bit later at night but with the holidays right around the corner, late nights are inevitable so I’m thinking it’s all just divine timing. Today was a good day. […]

Ending Each Night with an “I Love You Because…”

Hate when she's sick but love the cuddles... Xo

I recently saw Danielle LaPorte post about something that she does with her son at the end of each day. I thought it was absolutely brilliant. Since Willow is still a bit young to fully understand the idea of gratitude, I decided to take what Danielle wrote and change it to suit Willow. Since reading […]