it’s the last day of july. the temperatures in the city have oddly been in the 60’s the past few days, making it already feel a tad bit like autumn and pulling me into a confusing funk about all the things. i’m losing two babies to full days of school this fall (with E in first grade and S beginning kindergarten!)....Read more
dear hair that’s finally long enough to attempt all the braids with, it feels like 2010 again and i welcome you back!!!
dear kesha and your new song, thank you for sharing such an incredible and powerful piece of music with all of us. i’ve had it on repeat all week and it’s still giving me goosebumps each and every time i listen....Read more
one of our family’s favorite holidays is here! we started the celebrations off early over the weekend introducing the kids to a bunch of fireworks and of course, endless amounts of sparklers! reminded me of when josh bought an insane load of fireworks out first year of marriage and we had our own big show over the susquehanna river in pennsylvania! ...Read more
what is it about getting your hair done that is just so much fun? between the part where you get to have someone else wash your hair, to having your hair actually feel soft and strong towards the end of your appointment to walking out of a salon feeling like a million bucks, i really think it’s up there in my favorite things to do for myself....Read more
we have a couple of beach trips happening this summer and as i’ve been browsing swimwear lately, it has me so excited for these warmer months where we get to spend time in the water and sunshine! i get so many emails and comments asking about good solid swimsuits or where i get mine, so i’ve rounded up a few of my favorite swimsuits for you as i’ve been looking for new ones, because there are so many good ones this season and a lot of them are on sale right now....Read more