full disclosure: this hot chocolate only happened because as conrad and i were heading home from being at a playground in central park with friends, he didn’t want to walk or sit in the stroller, he only wanted to be carried on my hip. love the boy to death, but i wasn’t about to carry him all the way home, so we agreed to get hot chocolate on our block together if he stayed sitting in the stroller until we got there....Read more
the kids playroom in our new apartment is most definitely the room our entire family is most excited about! and i’m really thrilled to share with you all the details today! thanks for being so kind and sweet about all my apartment posts lately!
it has always been important to josh and me that our kids have a bright and playful space in our home to call theirs, which is why we gave them the biggest bedroom in our old apartment which we called their nursery....Read more
i’ve been diligently going through all of our photos, working on organizing them better on hard drives, and also trying to narrow down favorites from the years to print and hang in our home. at first it always feels so daunting to pull out the hard drives and begin going through images, but within maybe 5 minutes of doing so, i’m calling josh in left and right being like, “do you remember this?!” and “ooooh!...Read more
i’m so excited to begin sharing more photos and words about our new apartment now that we are all moved in and officially settled! i want to start with a little home tour of our living room (and josh’s and my bedroom at the end of this post), because i feel like all my home design dreams came true with this space and every time i walk into these rooms, i still can’t believe it....Read more
it’s probably the biggest cliché when it comes to falling in love, but music for sure played a huge role in our love story when josh and i were dating. i remember how we bonded over our love for specific bands or artists, songs and lyrics. and long before the dating days, music played such a significant role in both of our lives since we were little, so it’s been such a fun experience introducing our own little ones to much of the music that shaped and continues to shape our lives....Read more