summer bucket list

it's been nearly 8 months since my last post, and I honestly thought I was done with blogging. but, i'm thrilled to say that i'm back. I promise to update you on what happened during this time but I wanted to dive right in with my first post.[ credit: countryliving.com ]summer is my absolute favorite… Continue reading summer bucket list

summer daze

although fall doesn't officially begin until september 22nd, it feels like summer is slowly coming to an end with the start of the school year around the corner. i certainly am relishing the long days and soaking up the last rays of the summer sun. as much as i like snow, i dread being stuck… Continue reading summer daze

new england air museum

if you haven’t yet visited the new england air museum, it’s definitely worth checking out. i’m constantly on the look-out for new places to bring penny and the neam has always been in the back of my mind. i first heard about it through my town library. many libraries offer discounts to museums and parks… Continue reading new england air museum

step right up and enjoy the ride

"carnivals bring out the child in everyone" ~ unknown every summer, our town holds a carnival during the last week of july from wednesday through saturday. i had wanted to bring penny last year but we didn't end up going because it was really hot and humid on that saturday. why didn't i try bringing… Continue reading step right up and enjoy the ride

ezra’s tutti frutti party

ezra's 100th day party has come and gone; now we can all relax. the night before, dennis and i stayed up until 2am cleaning and organizing the house (him) and putting together last-minute details & decor (me). we knew we still had a lot to do in the morning (and still take care of two… Continue reading ezra’s tutti frutti party

100 days of ezra

i recall planning for penny's 100th day celebration two years ago, and now ezra is already 100 days old. it really has been an adventure so far raising two little ones. i've said it before but ezra is so much easier than penny right now. the 'terrible twos' are no joke. i had heard horror… Continue reading 100 days of ezra

life with two

two kids: two years old & two months old. people usually have their children close in age to one another so that they can be friends. they also have multiple children with the notion that it will be fun. but... when does the fun begin? okay, i guess i'm being dramatic but it sure is… Continue reading life with two