Weekend highlights: a quiet weekend

Hey there! We had a blissfully quiet weekend, which Mike and I were both craving. Quality family time, relaxation, silliness…we had it all. Here’s a few highlights: We kicked off the weekend with some outdoor playtime on Friday afternoon until Mike came home. Then it was dinner and Vera was off to bed shortly after…

Weekend highlights: Go Tribe + Happy (early) Halloween

Hello, hello. Ah, back to the grind today. Hope your weekend was a good one! We had a good combination of fun and relaxing, so let’s get to the recap: Friday:  I was offered free last-minute tickets to the Tribe game (ALDS Game #2) from work, so we scrambled to find child care to make…

Weekend highlights: finally fall – for now

Morning! Hope everyone’s weekend was a good one. Fall finally settled in – for a few days anyway, I’m seeing some 80-degree days in the forecast – and I’m personally glad for the change as we were able to spend hours outside without suffering under the sweltering sun. Vera has been making noises off and…

Weekend highlights: back to normal

Hellooooo! After two long weekends in a row, this weekend went by in a flash. It was a good one, but definitely a dose of reality. I also failed at taking pictures, so I’ll try to keep things short and sweet…. Friday;  I picked Vera up early and had plans to take her right to…

Weekend highlights: so long, summer

We had a great long weekend over here unofficially saying good-bye to summer. Hope you did, too! Here are the highlights from our weekend… We kicked things off right on Friday with a little outside time. Plus we got a carpet estimate (#adulting) and takeout from Aladdin’s. I started Saturday with a solo grocery store…

Weekend highlights: raspberries, tacos and ice cream, and a new look

It feels like we just talked, no? That’s code for weekends fly by way too fast. That said, it was a good one and I feel like we soaked up every moment. Let’s recap the highlights… Saturday:  Wandering around the neighborhood. After breakfast, we headed outside to stroll around with Vera. It was our village’s…

Weekend highlights: not many photos and…sick again

Hey hey hey. Hope all is well with you on this fine Monday morning. I’m feeling pretty good this morning, which is good news since, of course, I was a little sick again this weekend. Ugh! I was feeling “off” all day Saturday – really hot and then really cold, and no interest in food…

Weekend highlights: Mama’s weekend away

Hi! Time to get back in the swing of things, huh? How was your weekend? Mine was splendid. I spent the weekend in DC celebrating a dear friend who is a mama-to-be and enjoying a little solo time. Of course, I’m glad to be back and was over the moon when I saw my crew…

Oh, hi

How ya doing? We are emerging from the black hole of the stomach flu over here, which explains my absence on Monday. Thursday night and Friday Vera threw up a couple times, which we thought was from the antibiotic she started on Thursday afternoon. She also wanted lots of cuddles on Friday, as you can…