Year End Round-Up

Happy 2015! I’ve taken a break from blogging for the past four weeks, sort of accidentally. I mean I thought about posting my Christmas decorations or a reflection on Advent or the baby gender reveal, but in the end I was too busy living the moments to write about them. My parents parked their fifth … More Year End Round-Up

Christmas Book Advent: My new favorite Christmas tradition

I’m a fairly very structured person who thrives on routine and schedules, so naturally I love all the Christmas traditions that are the same from year to year. In fact sharing my favorite childhood Christmas traditions with Charlotte is one of my favorite parts of motherhood. But I have added this new tradition to our … More Christmas Book Advent: My new favorite Christmas tradition

An Unexpected Christmas…or, what could have been the worst Christmas ever, but really wasn’t

Well, I’m back. I know it’s been a while, but I assure you I have a very good explanation for my absence. As the song says, “You have your excuses, but I have my reasons…” and I promise they are good ones too, though I suppose they are also excuses. 🙂 Picture with me if … More An Unexpected Christmas…or, what could have been the worst Christmas ever, but really wasn’t