Avonlea’s 1st Birthday Party

Avonlea’s 1st birthday party was just what I wanted.  While I’d love to have allll of our people, we both have big families & everyone is rather spread out, so we’ll have to continue the celebration as long as need be with extended family.  But we had just our parents, grandparents, & a few friends, […]

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Avonlea | One Year

This month: Current favorites include peekaboo, dancing (her favorite song is Baby Baby by Amy Grant), rocking her babies, helping with laundry, walking white holding onto anything that will hold her up! She could definitely walk on her own, she just hasn’t realized it yet. We made the switch from formula & bottles to milk & cups, which […]

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Avonlea Gray Carr

about her arrival | Our Avonlea girl is finally here with us!  She was born on June 29, 2017 at 11:55 p.m.  Nessie predicted weeks ago that she would be born on June 29.  When we got to the hospital, I let the doctors & nurses know they needed to get the show on the road because […]

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Best of San Fran

For the Saturday of Grayson’s birthday weekend, I’d already planned to go to San Francisco & go to a coffee place that he’d been wanting to try.  That morning while I was still in bed, I made the mistake of googling “best donuts in San Francisco.”  (Here’s the best list, by the way.)  So the […]

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