how was your day, can you tell me about it?

Whenever we sit down to a meal, Sam asks us this question, word-for-word, same cadence and inflection, without fail. “How was your day, can you tell me about it?” I love that this interest in others is being cultivated by his wonderful teachers at school… and hopefully substantially reinforced at home. At breakfast, when it seems that “nothing” has yet been accomplished, one is not … Continue reading how was your day, can you tell me about it?

punkins, boos & spiders, oh my!

*originally published on my old blog in fall of 2015; it feels particularly fitting to republish this in honor of little Miss Haylee’s 2nd Birthday today! And can you believe little Boo Maggie was barely in my belly then?!   It’s been a while! We knew we had to get back on the blogging bandwagon somehow, and what better way to make that happen than with a … Continue reading punkins, boos & spiders, oh my!