a birthday party for our mister samson!

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over the weekend, we hosted a little birthday party for samson who will turn 6 years old at the end of the month. while his official birthday is not until may 30th, we decided to do the party a few weeks early because i have this fear of the babies showing up on his birthday and cramping it in a way a mother would feel guilty about....

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the kids shared bedroom tour!

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today i’m sharing a few photos of the kids’ shared bedroom! i’m really excited to share this space, although it’s taken me forever to get in there and snap some photos (i meant to share right away when i shared the living room, our bedroom, a tour of our home office and the kids playroom months ago, but then i got pregnant and sick and 9 months later, i’m still tackling a to-do list from last october!...

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perks of being a sibling, and prepping a child to become one!

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having come from a family of 5 children, i haven’t known life without lots of other siblings around. while i’m the oldest, my next sister arrived when i was just 18 months old, so all of my memories and experiences very much include at least one of my sisters. growing up, there were times we were all super close, and times when we fought like mad, but for me personally, i think probably the best thing my parents ever gave us…was each other....

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breakfast in bed!

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as may is finally here, i am on absolute cloud nine at the thought that finally, after such a long stint of a never-ending winter, and what sometimes felt like a never-ending pregnancy on top of said winter, that we are reaching the end of this 9 month stretch! and we are about to meet our new baby girls!...

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this backyard of ours…

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i hope you don’t mind this ginormous photo dump, because i have over 40 photos in this blog post and that is a lot of scrolling! i just get so camera happy this time of year when we get to enjoy the outdoors again, and central park is absolute magic right now.

we might live in a concrete jungle, and we might not have our own private front yard, or back yard, or garden, or whatever it might be that many elsewhere are fortunate to have… but we do have central park....

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