what not to miss in NYC this christmas!

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i used to always tell people the best time to visit new york city was in the fall. maybe early october, when the leaves are at their peak colors and the humidity has finally left us be and the crisp feel of autumn is in full effect. i still love autumn in the city a lot, but i’m starting to feel that being here around the holidays cannot be topped....

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a little video: meeting Siri.

a few weeks ago, josh was asking Siri a question on his phone when eleanor piped up and asked to talk with Siri. josh handed her his phone and before we knew it, eleanor was asking Siri all sorts of questions.  it was kind of hysterical, mostly because Siri kept calling eleanor “eleanER” after introduced herself and also because Siri would often reply to her questions with statements like, “i didn’t quite get that.” it can sometimes be hard to catch everything a 3 year old is saying....

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12 date ideas for the holiday season!

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one of the things josh and i have tried to do more around the holiday season is spend quality time together.  while we like to try to give each other gifts at christmas, we have found over the years we enjoy sharing experiences and time together more.  so besides filling up christmas stockings for one another, we try to fill up our winter with several fun date nights!...

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in photos: thanksgiving weekend!

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i hope you had a really nice thanksgiving with loved ones wherever you were! we were here in the city for ours and kept as much of the weekend low key as we could because i was/am going through all that fun early false labor stuff. i got out of my pjs like twice all weekend....

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