penny’s first christmas

'twas a very merry christmas! i was so excited to celebrate our first christmas as a family because it's such an important, and festive, holiday. christmas is also my mom's birthday. it's rough having your birthday fall on the biggest holiday of the year and sharing it with jesus so we try to make it special for… Continue reading penny’s first christmas

vegas getaway

first of all, happy 1st birthday to avery! i had the privilege of attending avery's first birthday party yesterday in andover, massachusetts. initially, dennis and i were both going to go with penny but we knew it'd be easier if only one of us went sans baby. dennis elected to stay home and i brought… Continue reading vegas getaway

thankful

it's already december! one more month and it'll be 2016. i have gone through so many firsts with penny and soon it'll be her first christmas 🙂 last week was thanksgiving, my favorite holiday, and we had been planning to go up to boston to celebrate it with my side of the family. for those… Continue reading thankful