these are the days.

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these are the days. where we’re staying alive thanks to caffeine (well, me. josh finds green salads energizing for some odd reason) and just really proud of the fact that we’ve kept the kids alive, too.

these are the days where we tag teamed changing a dirty diaper on sunday and between two adult parents who have done this a few thousand times before, it still somehow found a way to climb up her tummy (backwards blowout?!) and touch like everything within arms reach and then everything in the other room, too....

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the story of the hug.

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it’s been a couple of crazy days over here! i’ve felt probably every emotion in the book over the past 72 hours and for the record, i wouldn’t recommend it. :) with the start of a new school year, getting the kids situated and comfortable, and all that entails, it feels like it really takes a toll....

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life lately. christmas edition! and lots of photos!

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apologies in advance for the amount of photos in this post! christmas season always makes me photo-happy, even more than the other days of the year if you can believe it. i keep feeling like december flew by and we didn’t do anything, and then i look at all of these pictures, and i’m like, oh yeah....

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a weekend full of wedding festivities, family, and beautiful utah.

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my little sister’s wedding took place on saturday, and it was just beautiful! i am such an emotional crazy person at any wedding, but when one of my little siblings gets married, it’s like x100. it’s a funny thing, but i feel like the year i left home for college is the year time stopped in my head when it comes to my brother and my sisters and i still think of them as that age, in that time period....

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eight {8} years.

june is an exciting month around these parts because it’s not only full of sunshine and birthdays and lots of summer treats, but also the time of year to celebrate our wedding anniversary!

today, josh and i celebrate 8 years of marriage!

sometimes it feels like it was just yesterday that i was this stupid giddy 19 year old girl going to college in new york city trying so hard not to like this guy i was falling hard for because i was young and it didn’t fall into my “timeline of my life plan” (lol at my idiotic teenage self and thinking anything happened on “my” timeline) and also, because his last name was “davis” and i just thought that was as terrible and boring as last names could possibly come....

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