Grace: One Year Old

January 29, 2018

I can’t believe that in one year, Grace has transformed from a helpless little being who could only cry when she needed something, into a walking, babbling little creature who can make her wants and needs easily known. At one year old, Grace is 18.5 pounds & we’ll get her official height on Wednesday! She can walk (unsteadily, but it…

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January 24, 2018

Watching: Desk Set – an old favorite! I just love old movies to have on for background noise. Reading: This AMAZING article about the baby advice industry! It made me feel so much better about all things parenting! Listening: Fleetwood Mac – love the mix Pandora gives me! Fun fact – Fleetwood Mac was the first concert I ever went…

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January 12, 2018

Watching: The Crown! I watched the first season last year, and started watching the first episode of this second season when I had a realization. Maybe you’ve noticed that The Crown tends to have quite a few very darkly shot scenes in every episode. Because I tended to watch Netflix while Grace was napping during the day, when our living…

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Mama Mondays: Sleep Deprivation

January 8, 2018

Recently, I’ve begun trying to change Graces nurse to sleep association. We’ve been experiencing more interrupted sleep than usual because of this & while I’m used to being slightly sleep deprived at this point in motherhood, I definitely embarrassed myself more than usual the other day!! We ordered New Years cards & that morning I had finally finished addressing them.…

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January 5, 2018

Watching: Spotlight on Netflix. I don’t recall hearing about it, but it’s a good movie focusing on Boston in the early 2000’s and the news team that broke the story about the Catholic church covering up priests who were molesting children. Definitely a bit heavy, but I thoroughly enjoyed it. Reading: Nothing! I have a few books that I keep…

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How I Save Hundreds On My Phone Plan!

January 4, 2018

Saving money is something we all try to do, and I’m happy to share the way we save hundreds of dollars on my cell phone! When cell phones really became prevalent, it wasn’t such a bad deal. You’d sign a two year contract and receive a free phone! At the end of two years, you could upgrade for free by…

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