Our sweet girl turns three today. We were all buzzing with energy last night, wrapping presents in leftover Christmas paper for Piper to open this morning during her party. This morning we woke up earlier than usual; Will snagged a pavilion by the playground and set up decorations, which included a pinata and various Dora… Continue reading 3 Years
On Saturday we drove out to Treasure Island and St. Pete to spend our morning at the beach. When we arrived at 10:30, the sky was overcast and so we enjoyed a few pleasant hours bathing in the gulf before the sun (and the heat) finally came out from behind the clouds. My favorite part… Continue reading On Haslam’s and Hobbits (and a few things in between).
Yesterday proved a challenging and enlightening day with my daughter. Significantly, she turned 17 months to the day. Our mornings usually have a pace to them; wake up slowly with snuggles, play with a few toys as mommy fixes up a quick warm breakfast, eat said breakfast together, then begin to get ready for a… Continue reading Independence, 17 months, inner child.