energy. and my most reliable charger.

the last several days, i’ve felt like the exhaustion from life these past few months and the changes we’ve experienced have slowly been catching up with me. mama is tired. there is this never ending cycle over here of someone always hungry and needing to eat, dirty clothes into the wash and clean clothes needing folded, putting toys away and then still stepping on toys, trying to be attentive to each of my 5 babies while also trying to put out their little fires and keep the peace in a loving way....

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spring has sprung!

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i just got an alert on my phone about a flood warning today in the city. and the rain banging on the outside of my air conditioner in my bedroom window as i type this sounds like someone is spilling bags of raw rice on to it. it’s LOUD. and slightly aggressive. the irony is that while this storm brought a wind chill that feels crazy cold, we were blessed with 48 hours of nothing but pure 70 degree sunshine prior to it all....

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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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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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christmas weekend!

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hi everyone! i’ve been slower the past few days at getting our christmas photos up because the kids have been home from school and it’s been so nice spending time with them! it is making me so excited for this summer, when kindergarten and morning preschool are out of session and i get my babies back!...

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