On a typical weekday, our morning routine is simple and relatively smooth. Lee will wake up between 4:00 and 5:00 A.M. and crawl between D and I. D's alarm will go off at 5:00. He gets up and goes to the bathroom to get ready. I get up, grab Lee a cup of milk from … Continue reading Sweet Morningtime
"I feel like everyone we know is out here chasing their own version of the American Dream and you and I, baby we're just living our lives". This sounds like a line out of a country song, doesn't it? It's not. D said this to me when we were on our way home from our … Continue reading Live your life
When Lee first started walking, and I mean REALLY walking, I bought him a pair of grey and navy New Balance tennis shoes (aka hims tennies). They were too big, but he loved them, so we decided to make them work. Yesterday, 6 months in, after countless wash cycles, the time had come... for new shoes. (Moment … Continue reading Farewell old friends
Wait, June is gone? Ju-lying! (Yeah, D didn't think it was funny either.) We did so much in June, it was insane!! D and I had house plans drawn up (thanks Dad!) and took them to a contractor. This was incredibly exciting, however, absolutely terrifying. What is money, even? Where does it come from? Who … Continue reading Waving good-bye to June
This morning, while waiting on my coffee to begin working its magic, I scrolled through my Facebook feed and saw a few things that I thought were silly. Petty. Childish. Why do so many people marry someone they don't even like? And then, why would you call attention to the fact that you don't like your significant other? … Continue reading Love and marriage
Our life, lately, has been.....interesting. ABC Song Recently, I have started singing Lee the ABC song. It's funny, actually, because he absolutely hates when I rinse the soap out of his hair in the bathtub. D discovered last week that he will usually stay somewhat calm as long as you do not get his ears … Continue reading A week in the life
Last night, D and I were sitting in bed playing Scrabble and watching our current favorite Netflix show, when Sophie jumped off the bed and took off to the living room. .......where there is a fake, yet very pretty, large oriental rug that she loves to pee on when she thinks no one is looking. … Continue reading Sometimes I’m ridiculous..