Things have been harder than I expected since we moved out of the city. It feels like one comical disaster after another continues to happen at about 2-week intervals. All of which on their own, would be easy to overcome but string it together and I’m just wishing for a break. Do you ever feel … Continue reading Balancing: The Good and Bad
A Battle for the binky.
Finding the perfect gifts for your toddler just in time for Valentine's Day!
Winter with babies and toddlers can be hard. Or at least harder than in the warmer seasons. Getting two babies in coats, hats, gloves, car seats and making sure they have their blankie, water and snack is a chore sometimes. What no snack, every time you get in the car? Ok, maybe that’s just us … Continue reading Winter Survival: Avoiding T&T
Little Linc and Lulu - Where has the summer gone? How can it already be mid-July? I feel like it’s finally started to get warm enough, but not too warm for us to be outside! The recent string of 95+ degree days have kept our time outside at a minimum. We have been trying our … Continue reading Summer Bucket List – Baby Edition
A few weeks ago, Matt and I celebrated our 6th wedding anniversary, marking 14 years together. We celebrated with drinks at Dylan’s Candy Bar and a nice dinner out at Michael Jordan’s Steakhouse. I highly recommend both places if you’re ever in Chicago! We enjoyed our night overlooking Michigan Avenue. We enjoyed each other’s company … Continue reading Six Wonderful Years
Dear Miss D - I’ve talked about the guilt of having my baby in daycare. I’ve talked about the guilt of taking her out of daycare, but I have not talked about you – the nanny. For me, in theory, the idea of having a nanny was hard. So hard. I like my space and … Continue reading The Nanny