love taza luggage at target, and THANK YOU!

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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!...

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the best red lipstick, and the best pink lipstick!

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last january, i wrote this post showcasing several of my favorite lipstick shades since what lipsticks i’m wearing tends to be a frequently asked question over here as well as on my social media channels. i’m still often wearing all of those shades (a girl can never have too many lipstick colors to choose from! unless you’re asking josh, who will tell you i’m a girl that probably owns to many.)

if you’ve read this blog since the beginning (*cough* it’ll be ten years of blogging come this summer! ...

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it’s another day of SNOW!

67 minutes of putting on all the under layers, coats, hats, mittens, thick wool socks and then snow boots. out the door,  someone needs to potty. back in the door. take off all the layers. and then back on. 12 minute lag in the lobby of our apartment building because someone’s snow boot feels funny and it’s bothering them something crazy....

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we made bagels at orwashers!

a few months ago, a bakery named orwashers opened a new location on the upper west side and after one bite of croissant and another bite of homemade sourdough bread, our entire family was undoubtedly obsessed and found ourselves standing in line almost every morning in the coming weeks for the good stuff (samson often asks for a chocolate croissant for breakfast now first thing in the morning)....

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our photoshoot for milk magazine!

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it was kind of crazy when milk magazine, an editorial french fashion magazine, reached out to us and asked if we’d like to be photographed for their december cover and editorial spread for their holiday issue of the magazine. honestly, while we often take lots of photos of our family every day, we haven’t ever done anything like this and i wasn’t sure if the kids would be up for it....

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