anniversary date night in Boston

Dennis and I were married on Saturday, June 29, 2013 in Connecticut. We celebrated our 6-year anniversary on Saturday, June 29, 2019 in Boston. With two children, time seems to go by even more quickly. After Penny was born, my mom shared a bit of advice: put your spouse first because children grow up and… Continue reading anniversary date night in Boston

happy birthday, america.. and grandpa so

summer days are flying by. the weather has finally been appropriate swim & tan weather though sadly i have yet to do either. (i do have awkward tan lines on my feet from favoring my mossimo sandals from target so i need to switch up my footwear.) speaking of target, i recently purchased adorable cat… Continue reading happy birthday, america.. and grandpa so

thanksgiving & birthday weekend

[12:30pm] i love my birthday because it usually falls around thanksgiving weekend so the festive mood from the holiday continues on to my birthday. sometimes my birthday falls on thanksgiving day which makes it even more special. this year, thanksgiving got off to a rocky start. i got into a car accident on wednesday evening.… Continue reading thanksgiving & birthday weekend

#AboutThatLife

gotta love nap time. penny's on her second nap so i'm trying to whip out a blog post while pumping (-_-) and hopefully will be able to grab a bite to eat. there is a cute children's book store called jack & allie's in my town, and it's about a 5-minute drive from our house.… Continue reading #AboutThatLife

birthdays & bachelor(ettes)

welcome to april! although in new england, not much has changed. actually, the weather has taken a turn for the worse. we were teased with a few days hovering near the high-60s last week. then it rained on saturday which turned to snow on sunday and finally ceased yesterday. i look forward to taking walks… Continue reading birthdays & bachelor(ettes)

10 months and counting!

we've reached the double digits for months - just two more and she'll be a year old :-O it hasn't yet been a week since my last post but so much has happened since then. and, i don't want the following entry to be super long because it's crammed with everything that has been going… Continue reading 10 months and counting!

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