bagels with my love.

josh and i have tried out the upper west side’s new h&h midtown east bagel spot a few times now over the last few months since it has opened (we think they have a yummy cinnamon raisin bagel) and ventured back over the other day for a quick lunch date together! we seriously will take a date in any shape or form, it doesn’t have to be getting dressed up and going out to something fancy after the kids are all in bed (although i do not oppose those sorts of dates!...

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an INSTAX MINI 70 GIVEAWAY with FUJIFILM!

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i’m so excited to share today’s post, because you know how much we love taking photos and also how much we have loved using our Instax Mini cameras over the years (dating all the way back to when josh and i were babies documenting a trip to mexico pre-kiddos right here and here). we get to share the camera love today because we have partnered with FUJIFILM to share an Instax Mini 70 giveaway for you AND a loved one, details at the bottom of this post!...

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little letters, planetarium edition.

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dear splash pad on the rooftop of the natural history museum, who knew that all i needed to do to have you all to myself was visit you when it was 40 degrees outside!

dear body, sorry for still not dressing properly in 40 degree weather.

dear regina, i’m counting down the hours until i get to see you perform this saturday....

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fast and easy homemade tortilla soup!

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i think you all probably know by now that josh takes the lead in the kitchen when it comes to cooking in our home. thank goodness for that, seriously! but i think i’ve also shared how i’ve been making attempts to get more comfortable and confident in the kitchen, too. (mostly just trying to enjoy it more, really.) i wanted to share a super quick and easy homemade chicken tortilla soup recipe that i made last week and loved so much! ...

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family time at the met!

please tell me your kids also frequently ask you to pick them up just to basically lunge straight out of your arms wanting back down. it’s like the most confusing game on the planet, but also an incredible work out. lol. i think it’s a phase that my kids go through around age 2, because i have vague memories of both eleanor and samson also doing this endlessly....

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