Weekend Highlights

Weekend Highlights: Family wedding + Vera’s first sleepover + quick salmon topper

Good morning! Some weekends leave you refreshed even though you didn't exactly get in a lot of R&R time. This was one of those, although it started out a little rough. Friday:  Mike and Vera got home at 2ish (love those summer hours!) and it was immediately clear something was up with the kiddo. She… Continue reading Weekend Highlights: Family wedding + Vera’s first sleepover + quick salmon topper

Recipes

Simple Potatoes with Eggs and Peas {baby-friendly!}

Sometimes the best meals are the simplest. Would you agree? I think that's why we loved the way Tuesday's dinner turned out. Our plan was to make this potato-egg salad from The Food Network. After re-reading the recipe, however, it seemed a little overly complicated. So, we simplified it by cooking the eggs sort of sunny-side… Continue reading Simple Potatoes with Eggs and Peas {baby-friendly!}

Weekend Highlights

Weekend highlights: bike rides + the zoo

How's it going on this lovely Monday morning? It was a beautiful summer weekend overall here in Cleveland, even with a little rain on Sunday morning. That makes easing into Monday bittersweet - I feel refreshed after some solid outdoor time, but wish every weekend could be three days long. With that, let's recap the… Continue reading Weekend highlights: bike rides + the zoo

Real Moms

Traveling with baby: carry-on bag essentials

Travel with babies and toddlers is no joke. I mean, I've only done it once (Vera was almost 10 months old) AND I had my husband and my in-laws with me, but phew! It was serious business. I learned a few things....like how much useless stuff I packed in my carry-on bag. 🙂 That's why… Continue reading Traveling with baby: carry-on bag essentials