Something we started doing with the ‘Ber months last year (September, October, November, December)was created bucket lists for each month. It’s so easy to hustle through the season and realize only in January that you forgot to make time for some of your favorite activities or traditions. We are also in the season of our life as a family of four, with two littles, to … Continue reading My January Bucket List
The weather was so nice last weekend that we could hear the mountains calling! We piled everything you need to pack to keep a toddler happy, healthy, clean, and dry for a day in the car and drove to Cade’s Cove on Saturday (not before a quick stop at Honeybee Coffee in West Knoxville – DELISH). The sky was blue, the grass was green, the … Continue reading Beauty from Ashes
Two months after my son was born, I went back to work full-time. We could only afford six weeks of leave but we stretched and made it to eight weeks. While it was always my hope and dream to be a work-at-home mom, that just was not and cannot be a reality for us right now. I’ve been lucky in that Elliott has been in … Continue reading How Is My Baby Boy?
If you’ve seen the weather forecast for next week, you likely reacted in one of two ways. If you are a lover of Winter weather, you probably groaned at the outlook. We’ve only had one “snow” (quotation marks to denote the measly nature of the snow event) this Winter and there is little hope of another snowfall this late in the season. If you are … Continue reading Unseasonably Warm