3 Years Old

On the heels of an awesome Father’s Day celebration, one day before his actual birthday, we hosted a day of Parker. And he savored every second of his day!

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Bunnies Gone Bad

I may or may not have scarred Parker for all of eternity. Like, a kind of scar he will likely discuss with his therapist when he is a grown adult. He may forever hate bunnies from this point forward.

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That Pool Life

While it wasn’t even that brutal of a winter here in Minnesota, I cannot seem to get enough time outside. The sun. The heat. I crave it. By 8:00 a.m. every morning, I am mapping out my day and how to spend as much time outside as humanely possible. Or as much time outside as […]

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Bottle It Up

One of my biggest struggles as a parent is my desperate attempt to remember it all. I mean, I can’t even remember where I put my keys most days. But what the kids say, the things they do – I am constantly begging my brain to file those moments away forever and ever.

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The Clear Change

Being only five and a half years into parenthood, there are only a few growth shifts we have experienced to date. The one from newborn to baby. Baby to toddler. And toddler to little boy.

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Change

Lately I have been catching myself staring at the boys. Wondering how did this happen? How can they now see over the counter? When did they start asking these thoughtful questions? When did they become this independent little person?

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Freeze

It is ironic – while this is a chaotic and tiring time of our lives, I constantly find myself begging my brain to remember so many moments from the day.

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Seasons & Milestones

The funny thing about littles ones, it is hard to remember them at any point other than the one they are currently in. I know Wrigley and Parker were once Camden’s age, and once wore the very clothes he now wears, and yet I can’t grasp the memories to prove it.

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Holding On

I find myself trying to soak up every ray of heat the sun has to offer these days. This is the first time I can ever remember dreading the arrival of fall. I have always greeted the end of summer with a warm farewell hug, but not this year.

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Life These Days Is

Most mornings I wake between 4:00 and 4:30 for work. Camden wakes for a feeding between between 4:00 and 5:00, and then typically goes back to sleep until 9:00

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The Party Weekend

  Life rule – when your birthday falls on a Monday, you get to claim the entire weekend as your birthday weekend. That is just a fact. And with Parker’s birthday this past Monday, you better believe that we kicked off the celebrations last Friday!

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