Category: Family

Home / Life At Home / Family
Two (and a Half) Years with Charlotte Tyler
Post

Two (and a Half) Years with Charlotte Tyler

Okay, please just humor me here.  When Charlotte turned two years old last November, we had just sold our house in Oceanside and moved to University City. I also had a very needy newborn on my hands.  I managed to throw Char a little family ballerina birthday party, but that was about all I could...

Nine Months with Emmie Jane
Post

Nine Months with Emmie Jane

Emmie Jane turned 9 months this week!  Before we had kids, I remember thinking it was so over the top when moms of new babies would make such a big deal about each passing month.  What I’ve realized now is that each month brings SO much change. It feels miraculous, almost other-worldly, how much babies...

Baby Registry Must-Haves
Post

Baby Registry Must-Haves

I’ve been working on this baby registry list for a couple of months now.  I have a few friends who are pregnant, including my older sister who has TWINS on the way (TWINS!).  Always a person of ACTION, lol, I started a note on my phone with a list of my personal “registry must-haves,” if...

snoo review
Post

Our Review of the Snoo Bassinet

Whether you rent or buy, the SNOO is a big investment. Since Emmie was born, I have had a lot of friends ask me what we’ve thought of it.  I wanted to wait to give my full review of the SNOO bassinet until after we were done using it because one of the big claims...

Five Months with Emmie
Post

Five Months with Emmie

It’s been a while since I’ve had the wherewithal to get a blog post together! Between the move to University City and Emmie’s short nap phase, I’ve been a bit underwater for a couple of months.  We have really turned a corner these past few weeks, though, and I am finally starting to feel more...