Hope you all have a fantastic weekend! Isn’t Halloween the best? We are expecting a deluge of trick-or-treaters in our neighborhood… I need to get some candy stat. I also need to figure out a costume for a 1 week old. Lane may be going as a mummy hah. We’re going to make a fire, … More Have a Great Halloween!
Meet Mr. Lane! We welcomed this little guy into the world Saturday night. He is so sweet, charming, handsome, and gentle. We are back at home now and couldn’t be happier. If you want to see more paparazzi photos, here you are. Now you’ll have to excuse me– I have some serious snuggling to get … More A New Addition.
Hope you’re enjoying this fine Saturday with a slice of pizza like our girl Meryl! Here are some things that caught my eye this week: Poems about dogs by the lovely Mary Oliver. There is an especially great podcast out with her. And she gives Rumi a shout out! Thanks for passing along, Ash <3 … More Happy Saturday.
Those smart Swedes have a fantastic word: fredagsmys. It means to curl up indoors on a Friday night while lighting candles, cuddling under a blanket on the sofa, eating candy, and watching a movie. Is there anything better on a cold fall/winter night? Lighting candles around the house makes it so cozy and warm; even a somber … More Getting Cozy + Making Your Own Candles.
Well, no baby yet so let’s cook something tasty for dinner and pat ourselves on the back. I am embarrassed to say that I have not made chicken stock until recently. I always meant to, but found it intimidating and daunting for some reason. Let me be the 100th person to tell you– it is … More Let’s Make a Chicken + Chicken Stock.
Happy weekend, kids. Let’s hope I have some exciting news to share come Monday. If not, c’est la vie. He will come out when he’s ready! Here are some links for your Saturday/Sunday morning coffee:
Well, no babies or exciting hospital trips to report yet. Sounds like this baby of ours has a mind of his own– who would have thought?! I’m trying to distract myself and not over analyze every minute thing that happens with my body. We’ll see how long I hold out. So, without further ado… staghorn … More Weekly Flowers.
The past 40 weeks have been a journey, to say the least. It’s been an incredibly humbling, emotional, exciting, exhausting, and surreal experience. Each trimester, even week, brought on new challenges for me. Having a strong support network of friends and family has helped me the most, but these are a few things that also nudged me along. I enjoyed … More Pregnancy Favorites.
Let’s be nice humans this week, shall we? Found on Modern Hepburn.
Here are some links for your weekend reading/listening/watching. Have a great one!