Weekend reading: July 23, 2016

Happy Birthday

From Instagram: Happy birthday to this guy! He works so hard at everything he does, loves his family fiercely, dreams big dreams, teaches our kids to wonder at the beauty around them, AND supports me in everything I do. We are lucky, indeed! We spent four days this week at Wintergreen, a four-seasons resort in […]

A simple rule for traveling {and life} with kids

A simple rule for traveling {and life} with kids

Last week the boys and I flew to Florida to spend six days with my sister and grandmother. Traveling with two kids under three isn’t exactly the most relaxing activity, but I really love traveling with my kids, and I’ve been looking forward to this trip—and Jack’s first time on a plane since he was itty […]

Getting that dentist clean every day


A little Snapchat fun! Last month we spent almost $1500 at our dentist office. Crazy, right? We didn’t have any cavities to fill, but there are a lot of us, and cleanings x 6 (the boys aren’t going yet) are expensive. Plus our youngest daughter got sealants on her molars. And then our 11-year-old gut […]

Weekend reading: July 9, 2016

Eating a nectarine

From Instagram:He may get his love of vacuums from Daddy, but he gets his love of nectarines from his Mama! It’s been a heavy week, y’all. And if I’m honest, I’d like to hide from it all, share a cute baby picture (okay, still couldn’t resist that part!), a few tasty recipes, an encouraging post […]