Weekend highlights: (mostly) snowed in

Hi! Ready for another week? I am, after a quiet, fun weekend. Here’s a recap…! Friday The Cleveland area was expecting some bad weather Friday afternoon – freezing rain, snow, the works – so both my and Mike’s workplaces closed early. By the time I got home shortly after 1 pm, Mike had just put…

Weekend highlights: Mommy and Me dance class…and sicknesses

Good morning and Happy Monday! It’s a messy one out there today in Cleveland so I hope everyone is staying safe and warm. Our weekend was pretty low key thanks to Vera and I both coming down with sickness on Saturday afternoon. But backing up a bit… Friday afternoons with Vera are my favorite time…

The rest of Christmas vacation + back to it

Good morning! I wanted to pop in today to share some happenings from the rest of our Christmas vacation – first half here! On Friday, we took a family outing to the Cleveland Botanical Garden to check out Glow, the Christmas exhibit, as we well as the gardens in general. Mike gifted me a family pass to…

Our Christmas vacation so far

Happy…Friday…? Yes, yes, it’s Friday. I’m the cliche of not knowing what day it is since I’ve been off work for about a week now. I wanted to share a little bit about what we’ve been up to since last Friday… I had to work the Friday before Christmas but it was an easy day…

Weekend highlights: not much to report

Morning, all! It was a quiet weekend around here, so this will be short. I think I had the flu last week? It was not fun. I spent most of Saturday in bed. Thankfully, I felt MUCH better yesterday – my body clearly just needed the rest. And I’m pretty back to normal today, even…

Weekend highlights: Santa, baby + Sick baby

Phew, another weekend in the books! I’m a little worn out and pressed for time, so let’s get right into a few highlights: Friday:  After a few days of transitioning into the next room up at daycare, Vera was pretty tired on Friday afternoon. We kept things pretty low key with our usual playtime and…

Weekend highlights: car seat swap, Christmas cookies and the Supermoon

Hello and good morning! Welcome back to Monday 🙂 I’m just stopping in this morning with a few quick highlights from our weekend, which had us tackling a very important tradition of the holiday season! Friday: Friday was low-key around here as it usually is. The special part is that Mike’s work has holiday hours,…

Recent highlights: weekend away, week off + Thanksgiving

Oh hi, guys! It’s been a hot minute, huh? Well here’s a glimpse into what we’ve been up to… Last Friday – the one BEFORE Thanksgiving – Vera’s daycare teachers gave her a ponytail…haha such a cute but pathetic attempt. She’s working on that hair but we have a long way to go. I have…

Weekend highlights: last swimming lesson, game night + handprint turkeys

Hi! How was your weekend? Ours was fun, productive and relaxing, so I’m feeling prepared to take on the last full week before the Thanksgiving holiday break. Woohoo! Friday:  Our Friday was low key, as usual. I hung out with Vera for the afternoon playing, coloring and being silly, until Mike came home with takeout…