Category Archives: loved ones

Things Clara says (pt 2)

Clara: Mom, can I have 10 books in my bed? Me: Sure, Clara. (I hand her three books. I should have known better.) Clara: MOM, this is THREE BOOKS. I said TEN BOOKS. … and then I handed her seven … Continue reading

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Day Trip to Whidbey Island

This past week marks four years since Tim and I tied the knot. I vacillate between disbelief that our wedding was an entire four years ago, and feeling like so much has happened in our marriage thus far that I … Continue reading

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An ode to my mom friends.

I’m so freakin’ thankful for other moms. Playdates are our FAVORITE. Clothing optional. I’m thankful… + For moms who watch my toddler when I’m nursing my baby at the playground. + For moms who open the door for me so … Continue reading

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One of Those Moments

This is my first week as a stay-at-home mom, and guys, it is┬áhard. Like way harder than I even thought it would be. At any given moment I can’t decide who my favorite child is – the whining toddler who … Continue reading

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My Thirties Started Off on Quite the High Note!

As I mentioned in my last post, I turned thirty (wow, it still sounds old) over the weekend. I was expecting a nice, laid back birthday weekend with Clara, Tim, and two of our close (married) friends who were (supposedly)┬ácoming … Continue reading

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