photos from life lately!

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sharing lots of photos from the past month or so… love this time of year so very much. autumn in the city can’t be beat. and while i’m a total zombie these days dreaming of a solid stretch of uninterrupted sleep that feels years away at the moment, i feel so happy. and thankful. while yes, stressed on occasion and feeling bonkers a lot of the time and often feeling like a human binky, happy still....

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my favorite lipstick shade for fall.

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this time of year always brings out the best colors around us and i am such a sucker for the yellows, oranges and deep reds that fill the trees in central park and around the city. it’s a fun time to change up the wardrobe and every day make up to bring in some of those autumn hues and in doing so, i recently found my new favorite lipstick shade which a lot of you have noticed as i’m getting a lot of questions about it.  ...

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on saturdays, we scoot…

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…and go to the farmer’s market (see below.) and get pumpkins (so long as they are mini.)

on saturdays, we eat pancakes for breakfast before going to a baptism for eleanor’s friend (at least on this saturday), and do chores around the apartment and get a little bit of the never ending pile of laundry conquered....

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first day of school.

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“samson, this is the sign you make if you want a drink of water…” she motioned with her hand while she walked beside him, their backpacks bouncing up and down hitting their backs with each stride they took. “…and this is the sign you make if you need to go potty…got it?” he mimicked her motions with the biggest smile on his face and i swear my mama heart was all sorts of bursting as i walked along side them watching and listening as eleanor gave samson the last run down on kindergarten while we walked to school yesterday morning on their first big day....

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family walks in central park!

central park never gets old. on the way home from our family walk last night, josh said to me, “could you believe central park tonight?!” and then we spent a solid couple of minutes shaking our heads in agreement at how beautiful the park is this time of year, with all the deep bold colors. and also how fortunate we are to have her so close to our home. ...

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