life lately, according to my iPhone pictures.

…a few photos from the last few weeks when we attempted to get outside!

^^^when a few of my girlfriends and i attempted to take our kiddos sledding. they loved the ride through the city sidewalks and streets TO the park on the sled, but once we arrived, they were so done. it was fun while it lasted, but doubtful my littles have a future of sledding/skiiing/ snowboarding anytime soon.^^^

^^^see what i mean about the heaps of christmas trees piled up?...

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5 inside activities we did during the polar vortex this last week.

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1. we made popsicles while dreamin’ of warmer days.  since we made juice with our juicer several times last week, we made a lot of popsicles, too.  i have mentioned it before, but juicing is one of the best ways we get all those extra greens into our kids each week.  we stick extra kale and spinach and carrots into all our juices and i feel like the trickiest mama out there when i’m like, “do you love it?” and they’re like, “yes!...

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oh, it’s still january?

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hello

hello! how are you? i didn’t intend to take such an absence from my blog last week, but sometimes it is needed.

i have been in such a funk.  january is a brutal month for me. every year it is the same. christmas trees are dumped on city curbs and the holidays are over and weather is in the negative digits and then knowing you still have february to survive, too....

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our little christmas film.

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hi! here are a few snippets from our christmas in new york city. it was such a special day. hope you had a wonderful christmas with your loved ones as well.  happy happy new year!

ps. all video taken with our Canon 6D. the song is christmas all over again by tom petty and the heartbreakers....

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a new year!

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happynewyear

happy new year!

we said so long to a beautiful 2013 yesterday by heading out to dough in brooklyn for some doughnuts.  what a great year it was! there were some incredible ups and downs in 2013, but if life has taught me anything, it’s to focus on what you’re blessed with, work out the not so great things in life as best you can and don’t let others negativity sneak into your happy place.  ...

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