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…

Weekend highlights: laying low

Hello, hello. Happy Monday….and welcome to the last few days of October. Eek! I am pretty excited for the holiday season to get here, I won’t lie. But in the meantime, we have a weekend to recap… …and well…there isn’t much to say. Vera was still battling the lingering symptoms of Hand, Foot and Mouth…

Weekend highlights: books, zoo + naps on mama

Hello and welcome to Monday! I hope your weekend was a good one. We managed to squeeze in some fun despite Vera’s lingering cold that turned into a fever yesterday. Ugh – fall sickness is here, I guess. Friday:  Mike arrived home from work a little early – yay! – and was able to join…

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…