For months and for reasons unknown, Will has been incredibly fearful of riding his bike. The only reason that I can think is that a few months ago he fell off his bike, and my ever-so-cautious first-born has refused to get on his bike ever since. We tried everything we could think to get that … Continue reading #142 Be Brave, Little One.
#138 Bookworm Problems.
You know you're a bookworm when your to-be-read pile is overtaking your nightstand. Update on the books pictured in the photograph: In The Woods, Tana French - my first Tana French book! I really enjoyed it, I'm still thinking about the plot and the characters. I will definitely be picking up more of her books … Continue reading #138 Bookworm Problems.
I seriously cannot get enough of these two together. Their love for eachother just melts my heart. These are just some pictures over the last few days with them; a day in the life with these two.
#134 Extra Tired.
This morning on the way to school, Will asked me about Papa's work. I was talking to him about Papa's job, and then I mentioned to him that in a few years Papa will retire. I then went on to explain to him how after you have worked for a certain number of years, after … Continue reading #134 Extra Tired.
#133 The Answer.
Before I lost my mom, before I knew her cancer would return and our days would be numbered, before all of the heartache and loss, I knew a handful of girls that had lost their mother early on in life. Every time a picture would be posted on a social media feed, I would think … Continue reading #133 The Answer.
#132 Nate’s 1st Pancake Pantry Experience.
We found ourselves on a Saturday with no prior commitments, no plans or errands to run - a small victory in itself. We decided to make a family day of it, and started our day off with breakfast at Pancake Pantry. The Pancake Pantry is a Nashville staple. There is no doubt that when you … Continue reading #132 Nate’s 1st Pancake Pantry Experience.
#131 Tonight’s Dinner.
Tonight's dinner is brought to you by Skinnytaste. Andrew and I have been trying to shed those holiday pounds, and these chicken enchiladas did not disappoint!
#130 Nate’s Favorite Teacher.
Today was Nate's favorite teacher, Ms. Taylor's, last day. In honor of her last day, we made her a sweet Valentine's Day gift for her to remember her little buddy Nate. Once we got to school, Ms. Taylor also surprised us with a sweet tribute to Nate - she made him his very own photo … Continue reading #130 Nate’s Favorite Teacher.
#129 Baby Sprinkle.
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.
#128 This Month in Books.
In keeping with my new year's resolution, I managed to read nine (9!!) books this month. Off to a great start so far! Thanks to the cold temperatures, many nights were spent snuggled on the couch in front of the fireplace, hot tea and a good book in my hand. I absolutely loved "Eleanor Oliphant … Continue reading #128 This Month in Books.