Enjoy today, mama.

“You will never have this day with your child again. Tomorrow they’ll be a little older than they we’re today. This day is a gift. Breathe and notice. Smell and touch them; study their faces and little feet and pay attention. Relish the charms of the present. Enjoy today, mama. It will be over before you know it." ~Jen Hatmaker

“You will never have this day with your child again. Tomorrow they’ll be a little older than they were today. This day is a gift. Breathe and notice. Smell and touch them; study their faces and little feet and pay attention. Relish the charms of the present. Enjoy today, mama. It will be over before […]

We’re planning an 11-month RV trip…for real! #EhmanAdventure2018

Touring the United States in an RV

As a family, we love road trips. We drive 2-3 hours to various day trip destinations on a regular basis, think nothing of hopping in the car for the 6-hour drive to my parents, and made the 18-hour trip to Florida regularly before they moved to NC. We’ve been talking about a trip out west—specifically to St. George, Utah, […]

On toddlers and the terrific twos

On toddlers and the terrific twos

When we were at the beach in April, I posted this picture of Jackson pointing out into the water after spotting a seagull or a buoy or something equally exciting. To me it captures the very essence of toddlerhood, and it’s one of my favorites. While I’m one of those people who loves the newborn stage, […]