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(End of) Summer Beauty Faves

Yeahhhh… I didn’t cook anything today. No, wait- I made bacon this morning. And toast! But that’s it. Isla and I met Brian for lunch at Green Papaya, and then late this afternoon the kids and I met friends at … Continue reading

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Soup’s On

This morning Isla and I headed to Whole Foods to meet friends at the weekly story time. I took Jack to this a few times when he was little, but he was pretty uninterested in the whole thing. I was … Continue reading

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Sad Squish

Today Isla and I were driving to a playdate after dropping Jack off at school, when she announces, “Mommy, I really sad.” I asked her why and she replied, “I miss my brother. He not here.” UGH. Talk about breaking … Continue reading

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Weekend Recap

Hey guys- thanks so much for your kind words about my grandfather. Your comments, messages, texts, and sweet deliveries mean the world to me, and is incredibly comforting to have such an amazing support network. Lots of love to you … Continue reading

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Sad Day

This morning around 6:30 my dad called to tell me that my sweet grandfather had passed away in his sleep. He went into the hospital just last week with some health issues and was diagnosed with kidney failure. The doctor … Continue reading

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First Day!

So… big first day of school! I’m not going to lie, the day started out a little shaky. I went in to wake Jack around 7:15, which is only like 15 minutes earlier than he usually gets up. Um, he … Continue reading

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Last Day of Summer Vacay

Well the backpack is packed and lunch is in the fridge. We are READY for pre-K. I’d say our last official day of summer vacation was a success. Per Jack’s request, we hit up the pool for a few hours: … Continue reading

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Quite Finished

In high school and during summers in college, I worked as a waitress at a local Italian restaurant. One day another waitress got really fed up and just walked out. But before that she penned this big note for the … Continue reading

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Whole 30, Round 2: Days 5-7

Hey guys! Well it seems like we’re diving head first into the whole “school” thing. On Friday we had Meet the Teacher at Jack’s new school, today Brian and I had to go up to the school for a volunteer … Continue reading

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Whole 30, Round 2: Day 4

Let me just tell you what we’re dealing with here tonight. Jack is playing the up-down-up-down-not going to bed game, per usual. Of course he had to use the bathroom just one more time. So I’m sitting here blogging and … Continue reading

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