Author Archives: Lisa

Phew, I’m glad that’s over!

Tim left town for a few days this week, leaving me home alone with the girls for the first time since Isabelle was born. (I can’t believe we got 18 months in without him needing to travel for work!) I … Continue reading

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Thoughts on being a SAHM (an excerpt from ‘Love Warrior’)

Let’s pretend this is Tumblr and I can get away with an entire post being someone else’s content because it’s just the truest thing I’ve read in a long time. Right now I’m living my slowest life possible (which is still … Continue reading

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Common Cold: 4 Benroeck Family: 0

Remember how I said (early last week) that my week was going so great? WELL, that was a few hours before my toddler threw up in my bed. At 4am. I was so tired I a considered not changing the … Continue reading

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Feeling refreshed! (A good old fashioned weekend recap)

It was a good weekend full of everything I love. Friends, nature (and adventures), coffee, pizza, family, football, the Cubs, church, a good book (The Sound of Gravel), more pizza, a few episodes of my new favorite show (we just … Continue reading

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Being out and about with two toddlers (is always a challenge).

Thank you to Evenflo for kindly sponsoring this post. All opinions are 100% honest & completely my own. Last week we enjoyed our last week of ‘summer’ here in Seattle. Meaning that the temps were a wonderful 70-80 degrees and now … Continue reading

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