Half way to a Year (Oliver)

My sweet little boy, you are 6 months old today. It feels like it was just yesterday that I met you for the first time upstairs in our master bedroom, and now, you’re rolling around all over the same bed where you were born. You were a beautiful little newborn, and your beauty keeps growing,…

Looking for corny in my life.

One of my favorite romantic comedies of all time is “The Holiday”. I’ve watched is so many times, and I just loooovvve it! Anyone else? One of my favorite lines in the movie is when Iris receives a corsage from Arthur Abbott (who is just the most charming character by the way), and she says “I…

DIY Birthday Party Number Balloon

I cannot believe I am the mother of a two year old now- incredible how fast time went by! As a follow up to my little girl’s second birthday post, I thought I would blog this little DIY number balloon I did for her party. We’ve all seen those large metalic color number balloons; on…

Magical Two!

Things I want to remember… Penelope turned two years old this weekend. It was such a joy to watch her enjoy her day. She completely understood what was happening. I remember how for her first birthday we were able to wrap her gifts in front of her, ha! This year, we had to hide her…