This week, Mimi is working on the letter F and I wanted to do something exciting for her to get her super engaged – so after a quick Pinterest Search, I found an AWESOME F is for Fairy Potion project! This is also a really fun ‘family’ experiment to do together on a rainy day. […]
The last few weeks have been pretty stressful and the anxiety monster has been slowly creeping out of the little cave where it resides in my brain. When this whole “Irmageddon” chaos began that ‘fight or flight’ reflex just started bubbling… and since I cannot fight 185 mph I chose flight. At first most people […]
I think we all get a little nostalgic about our childhoods – especially us thirty somethings who grew up in the 90s and are seeing all our ‘stuff’ come back. Chokers were recently a thing again, Word on the street is that Rocko’s Modern Life is coming back, and Lisa Frank has re-emerged with a […]
We are SO excited to have joined the team of brand reps for The Sweet Bee Company – we are obsessed with their tees! The designs first caught our eye and we loved how unique their wording and styles were – but once we got our first order I was thrilled to find what great […]
It was Alex & Mimi’s first time in New York City, but we had 2 very specific things Alexandria requested to do in the city: Have a Picnic in Central Park and visit the American Museum of Natural History. We were able to stay at some of our amazing friends’ house in the Upper East […]
Once Upon a Time… … we got to spend time with amazing friends, who mean the world to us. … they made my girl feel extra special on her 4th birthday. … we became Disney Annual Passholders. … Milena decided she’s not interested in any kind of photos. … Chech made some new best friends. … I got […]
“It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.” Albert Einstein To possess the power and focus to awaken learning in young children, is truly a form of art. A learned craft, that not all can master. At one point in my life, I was a Kindergarten Teacher. […]
I like to think everyone gets antsy when life feels predictable. That I’m not the only one who despises routine. Who drowns in stagnant water. Uninspired by the everyday. I like to think that there’s more to why we’re on this planet than existing and going with the flow. And if I am, then that’s […]
Written at 3/18/14, 10:05pm Streaming writing. That’s all this is. Just a really stressful day that has developed multiple emotions, frustrations and even some smiles… Because, Pregnant. I’m laying here in bed listening to the two loves of my life in the other room play and have conversation and I’m just feeling feels. Lately, between […]
PREGNANT. adjective (of a woman or female animal) having a child or young developing in the uterus. full of meaning; significant or suggestive. “a pregnant pause” Nowadays, that’s all I feel. Pregnant. Even my pauses, are full of meaning and significant. Because if I’m not talking, chances are I’m crying or trying to hold back […]
The two loves of my life – from the very beginning. Happy Friday’s Eve!
March was a month that left as quickly as it came. A roller coaster of both excitement, and stress – but hey that’s life right? Here’s a peek into our life the last month, in chronological order, through some shots from my trusty (and now shattered) iPhone.