Rainbows & Bandana Bibs

Okay those two pictures above are definitely my two new favorites. How sweet are my babes? And also, how big are they getting!? (Too big!) Ahhh, I’m so in love with those little faces! The other day we had been planning a late afternoon picnic out in the yard. Finally the time came and we…

Things We Love & Use

Things We Love and USE // 02

Throughout the year, bloggers (myself included) often share gift guides. I tend to like these guides because they give me ideas; introduce me to new brands & products; and frankly, I’m a voyeur β€” I love to see what other people are buying. However, gift guides often give me pause for a couple of reasons.…


Nature Walk in March

The harshest winter of my lifetime is slowly creeping to an end. It’s below freezing again today, but it warmed up enough to start melting snow over the weekend. We took advantage and went on our first real nature walk since autumn. Roman is really coordinated now and it was wonderful to share little bits…



The 52 Week Project – A portrait of my son, once a week, every week, for one year. 11/52 — Patiently waiting for the snow to melt & spring to arrive, he just can’t wait to get outside. To see the other posts in our series, click here.


a day in our life // 03.13.14

β€œThe small things of life were often so much bigger than the great things…” —Barbara Pym breakfast, messy banana-face after breakfast snack, pizza crust playtime naptime ready to play again daniel tiger while mama makes lunch a lunchtime rainbow love my salad spinner hello, blue eyes happy hour! mama time kristyn, deciding between giants and…



The 52 Week Project – A portrait of my son, once a week, every week, for one year. 10/52 — “Helping” his Papa during a late afternoon workout. The setting sun making a perfect frame around his sweet head.