My good friend and neighbor is expecting her second baby, and a few of the neighborhood girls and I got together at a restaurant to celebrate her upcoming arrival. It felt so good to be in such great company. I love these girls as my neighbors and my friends. In honor of this fun occasion, … Continue reading #129 Baby Sprinkle.
There are some days when you think life cannot get any more chaotic than it already is, but then it proves you wrong. Today was that day, and man, I am beat. Our hot water heater broke this week, so it has been quite the adventure trying to keep two kids and ourselves clean in … Continue reading #65 What a Day.
Tonight we went to our neighbors' house for a neighborhood taco party. About 5 families were there, all with our kids, husband, and wives, easily tallying 20 people. It was so nice to have a low-key night not having to cook and catching up with our good friends. This summer has just flown by. I … Continue reading #60 Taco Party.
Tonight we said goodbye to our dear friends who are moving to St. Louis. We met them for dinner at Loveless Cafe, and then spent some time after dinner wandering the grounds taking pictures of our kids together. We have spent the last few years getting together with them at least once a month. We … Continue reading #39 Goodbye, Dear Friends.
You know when you have those days when you feel like you're falling apart, and then a good friend sends you a message and your whole day is turned around? That's what happened for me today. I was really struggling with mixed emotions left over from Mother's Day, and one of my best friends sent … Continue reading #23 A Good Friend.
My husband is a bad ass. I offhandedly mentioned a few years ago that our backyard is the perfect setup to create a movie screen with a projector so we could watch movies outside. We have two large oak trees in our backyard, and I thought it would be the perfect place to hang a … Continue reading #21 Friday Night Movie.