From the category archives:

Personal Delights


November 8, 2012

Its been a busy fall and as I write this I am sitting in a social media training seminar.  Missing all of you and hoping to get back in the groove soon. 

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A Sunshine Party for our “Sunshine”

July 16, 2012

As I shared before we celebrated Taryn’s first birthday with a fun sunshine themed party! It was a traditional party complete with 55 guests, balloons, a big cake and lots of CHAOS!! 🙂  I promised myself I wouldn’t go overboard with the details and try to enjoy the party but as anyone who has ever thrown […]

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Thanks for the Smiles

July 9, 2012

I just wanted to say thanks to everyone who leaves me comments!  They always make me smile : ) (as does this photo of Berkley and Taryn.  It is like she is taunting the beast!)

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What’s Hot at Our House: Bedtime Routine Must Haves

July 5, 2012

In this issue of “what hot at our house” I thought I would talk about our bedtime routine with Taryn.  I think that bedtime routings are so important and very unique to each family.  I always love hearing about the little “rituals’ that each family incorporates into their bedtime routing (e.g., prayers, kissing each family […]

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The Closing and Opening of Chapters

June 29, 2012

Have you missed me?  I have missed all of you!  I apologize for the lack of posts in the last month but it has been a busy month filled with the opening and closing of many chapters! Taryn turned 1! (my baby is officially not a baby any more…:( and 🙂 ) I started a new […]

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What’s Hot in Our House: 10 Months

April 11, 2012

I thought I would start a new series called “what’s hot in our house” where we feature some of T’s favorite things for the month.  This month these are a few of the “hot” things in T’s world! A Stuffed Pig named Newton – The best $5 I ever spent at a garage sale Dolly […]

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Mommy Guilt vs. Mommy Envy

April 2, 2012

It seemed particularly hard to leave Taryn this morning and there were even few tears on my behalf which hasn’t happened since I went back to work last august.  Maybe it was because we had a great weekend together or maybe because she was extra cuddly and smelled like sunshine this morning or maybe it […]

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Happy Leap Day Everyone

February 29, 2012

I always believe that you should do something special on leap day!  We are given an extra day and why not make it memorable.  That said, I figured why not dip my toe back into the blogging waters and say hello to all of you! It has been too long since I have posted and […]

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Hello – I have missed you all!

September 22, 2011

Happy Thursday!!! I have missed all of you and I apologize for being MIA the last few weeks.  J, Taryn, Berk and I are still working on finding our groove and as most parents will tell you the minute you think you found it something changes and you have to start all over again!  I […]

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