milo’s story

In honor of Milo’s 2-month birthday last Sunday, this week’s 5 Fact Friday will be replaced by Milo’s birth story. Here’s the short and sweet version: I was humongous. I was induced. I had back labor. I had an epidural. I had a baby. Want the long version? Read on…

to my sophie girl.

Dear Sophie, Today we had what could very well be our last mama-Sophie day together. We’re adding a brother to our house oh so very soon. I’d imagined it being a day filled with playing outside (your favorite) and eating ice cream (ditto) and splashing in a bath and doing all your favorite things. Alas,… 

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our (mostly) girl’s california trip

So… remember how I went to California a few weeks ago? Oh, right. You might not remember since I haven’t blogged about it yet. Sigh. I’m sort of that pregnant person. Who gets behind. It happens. Moving on. It was such a wonderful trip! I can never get enough of being with everyone. Sophie traveled… 

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our colorado trip: zoo and birthdays

For the benefit of our friends, family, and anyone else interested, I’m recapping our 8-day trip to Colorado. For the first post, see here. We celebrated 3 June birthdays in our family while we were in Colorado and made a fun day out of it. It was our niece Megan’s actual birthday and we celebrated… 

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our colorado trip: water baby

For the 4th of July and Michael’s dad’s 60th birthday, we flew out to visit his whole family in Colorado for just over a week. It was the first time we’d all been together like this in a few years, and it was so fun! We really enjoyed getting together and Sophie got a chance… 

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