It’s been almost a week since we went to the “pumpkin patch”. This place is like fall heaven!! The cool weather in fall takes a little longer to get to our part of the world, and even though we don’t get the real type of pumpkin patch in Texas, this place somehow compacts everything that
Something about today. I cracked. I guess it could be that Evelyn is going on two weeks of being a little sick, and three days of being way too sick to play and talk and giggle like a normal chubby almost-nine month old. And part of it is due to my own shame. I’ve been
Sometimes I just turn around and you’re sitting there, more grown up and changed than you were five minutes ago. Some days time passes slowly but in the past few weeks you have gone from sitting up on your own to semi-crawling to pulling up on things (and getting stuck, it’s actually kind of funny!).
When I can’t write… When words fail me… When it feels like my emotions are running through my veins at a crazy pace in every direction, and they have no outlet whatsoever… When the writer’s block is at all time peak… I find myself creating. That’s how I tick. I have to be making something.
It kind of made my DAY when I got tagged by PN Mag on Instagram that Evelyn’s nursery was being featured on their website last Friday! I was interviewed a few weeks ago on the things I decorated her nursery with, and was so excited to share a little bit of the bittersweetness (reality) that
Sometimes I hold you, just because. Just because it won’t always be this way. You’ll grow up, spread your own wings and the way life works you’ll be so busy. The way I’m busy with life and I don’t see my mom every single day. It hurts my heart to think of you leaving this
If I had the chance to sneak out of my house for a quick cup of coffee, I would throw on some comfy flip flops, tie my hair in a loose bun and grab my keys before my husband could change his mind about watching the kids for me. Honestly, he’s really good about it.
Download here Happy happy monday. or something like that. It’s Monday here anyway xo
When her naptimes are over, and we hear her through the monitors waking up, Joseph usually stops whatever he might be doing if he is in ear shot and say “Mama, she wake up!” He watches me eagerly to follow my footsteps into her room. He loves this part of the day, and I love