Tag Archives: summer

All outside. All of the time.

This weekend was filled with all sorts of fun things. Mainly, we’ve been spending as much time outdoors as possible. I am determined to squeeze every last drop of summer out of this season, gosh darn it! One of our … Continue reading

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Making the best of ‘me time’ (+ Palm Breeze)

One of the things that I find the most fun and challenging about being a mom is that our schedules are¬†always changing. Luckily, I thrive on change! Take last week for example. Last week Clara was on her ‘normal’ nap … Continue reading

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ABCs of Summer (2014 edition).

We Chicagoans wait approximately 9 months each year for the 3 months of summer that come along. You might even say we live for the summer months. And right now, well, we’re in those three months and are loving life! Except for … Continue reading

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I’m crossing ‘win a bridal shower game’ off my bucket list.

Let’s keep today short and sweet (as Mondays should be, right?!). This weekend included: //  Dinner with friends at Mott Street, which is a restaurant I highly recommend. We ate on the patio, I had a delicious mocktail. We had … Continue reading

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My perfectly simple day (which happened to include cheese-grater-like abs)

My favorite days have never been the big occasions. With big celebrations come big expectations and increased anxiety, and really, those days never seem as perfect (to me) as those days that just kind of sneak up on me with … Continue reading

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