roma, italia!

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hello from rome! i’m in a hotel room right now and should totally be sleeping because my babies are (I WILL REGRET THIS IN A FEW HOURS), but i also allowed myself to drink bunch of cokes today (did you know i gave up soda on january 1st?! i don’t think i blogged about it so maybe not....

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be my valentine! (even for a minute, or two?!)

a few months shy of our 12th wedding anniversary (plus 5 sweet kids later that sometimes make that number feel 70 years longer), i’ve come to learn the best way to celebrate Valentine’s Day (and any special occasion, really), isn’t with a fancy dinner or box of chocolates or tickets to a beautiful show (although those things are certainly nice and wonderful, too!...

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that sunshiney day!

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i know it’s pouring rain outside today in new york city, but wasn’t yesterday so glorious?! a whole 37 degrees, sure. but it felt like summer after a weekend where it was something like -12 outside so I WILL TAKE YOU, 37 DEGREES OF BLISS and I WILL LOVE YOU. thanks for not making my face fall off....

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harry potter world! …and the rest of our disney pics.

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the main reason for our trip to disney world and orlando in november was because we are in the midst of reading the harry potter series to our older three kids and pretty much everyone over here at the davis household is a major potter fan (i can’t speak for madalena and beatrice on this one, but i have a feeling!)

i’ve had a few questions about when we started the books with the kids and what we think about the content being appropriate/not too scary for little ones....

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