making homemade ice cream in central park!

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let it be known if it isn’t known already that josh davis is really good at finding the fun stuff. like, when this thing showed up in the mail and i opened the box, i was all, “…what is this?!” he was so nonchalant about it… “oh right.” he said, “i ordered that…. it’s an ice cream maker inside a ball....

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a giveaway with sonnet james!

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way back in the summertime of 2013, when i was mothering a sweet little toddler named eleanor and a freshly faced baby samson who had just turned one,  i got an email from a fellow mama of two who lived on the opposite coast.  she had just wrapped up a successful kickstarter campaign focused on dresses she’d designed in the late hours of the night on the floor of her kitchen in palo alto....

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summer. summer. summer.

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safe to say it’s been one of our favorites so far. i swear i’ve grown to love and appreciate hot and sticky and humid summer days more with my little kids around. it’s like they don’t even flinch in this weather as i’m drowning in sweat beside them. they just keep going and going and going! ...

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soft serve summer!

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our family has been up in the adirondacks the last few days (more on this later!), but wanted to pop in and say hello and also share some photos! so many of you were so sweet to call out one of your favorite spots up here near lake george, martha’s dandee creme, on instagram earlier today, and you all never lead me astray when it comes to good stops for good treats, so i must say, THANK YOU!...

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museum of ice cream!

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we’ve been lucky to pass through a lot of cool museums together since calling new york home. it’s one of the perks very high on the list of living in this sometimes smelly and claustrophobic feeling city. we spend a significant amount of time at the american museum of natural history, since it resides on the upper west side which we also call home....

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