It's been two weeks since Grey Robert Thomas Walsh joined us, twelve thoughts from the first two weeks with two kids.
We made the move into Hazel's big girl room last month and I think Hazel's dedicated Pinterest time really paid off 🙂 Hazel's bed is from Ikea and we painted it gold, we're sort of cheating by turning it backward so she can't just roam freely but I got the idea from my friend Jaz and … Continue reading Hazel’s Big Girl Room
I recently read ( well listened to the audio novel) Present Over Perfect by Shauna Niequist and really liked it. The audio is read by the author and she has a really great voice -soothing yet just authoritative enough. It's all about making small changes in your life to be less consumed by all the … Continue reading Present Over Perfect in Real Life
I am a do-er, I write a blog so I guess that's sort of obvious but I have been working hard at being more present in the every day - not focusing as much on all the things I should be doing, the never-ending to-do list I've created for myself in my head as much as … Continue reading A Perfectly Wasted Day
Hazel and I discussed and decided we'd like to give family pizza night a try on Fridays.
In our garden, we have a pretty wild strawberry patch, and by wild I mean it's hard to weed amongst strawberry plants so we just sort of let the strawberries do what they will. Hazel found it endlessly entertaining to cry "Bewwwies!!" and then run in and pick and eat as many as she could. … Continue reading Strawberry Fields For… a Brief Time
Sorry for the lag in posting - I have been busy! Which I hate to say because I always feel that it's such a drag when you're talking to someone about their lives and all they do is lament how busy they are - because seriously, everyone is busy. No matter how busy you think … Continue reading A Time of Like, Realizing Things