she turns 5 today, and with this big milestone, comes all the feelings. for all of us. including eleanor. before bed last night, she professed, i don’t want to turn five! followed quickly with i just want to be twenty! i don’t know where that comment stemmed from, but when she tried to pout as she said it by folding her arms across her chest dramatically as her nose wrinkled up just a bit while she squinted her eyes and furrowed her brow, i noticed all her new found freckles from the australian sun spread across her tiny cheeks and wrinkled nose, and it was like i saw a grown version of her… maybe an eight year old version, maybe a little bit of a twelve year old version, or even a twenty year old version… and while it scared the living daylight out of me, it was also just a little bit endearing....Read more
this man. it’s his birthday. and all he wants to do when i ask him what he wants for his birthday is for us to organize the clutter in the cabinet under the sink in the bathroom together (it really has gotten out of control, and it’s basically a running joke at this point over here between the two of us. ...Read more
we flew out of sydney a few days ago for the next stop on our australia trip, hamilton island! we have been here a couple of days now and i truly don’t ever want to leave! this place is incredible. our family took a seaplane out to whitehaven beach early one morning and hands down, it’s up there in my top handful of life experiences for sure....Read more
i’m so excited to share some images today from love, hanna’s spring lookbook, which i got to be a part of by trying out the spring line a few months ago with the family for their spring catalog! you all know how much i adore the children’s brand hanna andersson (our matching christmas pj’s are from there each year) and since the women’s line came out a few years ago, i’ve been a big fan and have bought and own several of their pieces....Read more
hello from sydney, australia! we have been trying to adjust to jumping to a time zone 16 hours ahead, especially after 36+ hours of straight travel! we’re a little bit all over the place, although i swear the kids have adjusted far better than josh and me as of now and it’s blowing my mind.
sydney has been incredible so far!...Read more