Easter is All About… Family

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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!

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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

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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

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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…”

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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 […]