i hope everyone had a wonderful easter weekend! we are currently up in boston visiting my sister and her husband and their new baby boy, which will surely go down as the biggest highlight of conrad’s month over here! he won’t leave his new cousin’s side, and on the car ride up to boston yesterday he sang over and over again a little song he made up all about his new baby cousin!...Read more
happy easter weekend! we kicked ours off by making empty-tomb rolls, which are SO easy, take just a few minutes and are extra fun for the kids because they can do every step on their own! it’s basically a crescent roll wrapped around a large marshmallow with lots of butter and cinnamon and sugar. the marshmallow melts away once it’s baked so when you open your roll, it’s empty inside....Read more
dear glimmers of warm sunshine on windy city sidewalks, i see you. i feel you. i’m so incredibly thankful for you.
dear baby bangs, still debating if you were a terrible idea. but fortunately you’re just hair, and with that trusty prenatal vitamin that makes hair grow like a weed, i feel okay about you.
dear easter weekend coming up, i can already smell the cinnamon rolls and to put it calmly, I.CANNOT.WAIT....Read more
i know i have already admitted a few times over here on this blog of mine that this twin pregnancy has made me feel like an entirely different person at times over the last several months. one of the harder parts of it all for me isn’t the physical pain or exhaustion i’m feeling regularly as much as the guilt that has found its way into my day to day as an already mother to three little ones....Read more
from the very bottom of my heart, i can’t thank you enough for the kind words and feedback you have shared with us since we announced the launch of our family luggage collection at target earlier this week. thank you! thank you!!!! i tell josh all the time, that we truly have the best followers and readers in all the land, so many of you who feel like legit friends i could sit across the table from for hours, and i mean it!...Read more