Yesterday was one of my most favorite days of the year. Friendsgiving. I absolutely adore the people who fill my sister’s house that day. Most of them I’ve watched grow up over the past 15 years and I get great joy from watching how the group has evolved in that time frame…first to include significant… Continue reading The Beautifully Hard Days
The older I get the more interested I am in learning different languages. Unfortunately, the older I get the more mad I am about the fact that Virginia doesn’t start teaching a second language until middle school (or at least our county didn’t). Unless you were exposed to a second language through family members or… Continue reading Languages
These are the real stickers that should have been handed out today.
As I sit here in one of my absolute favorite places in the world surrounded by 5 dogs and two kids under the age of 3, I’m enveloped in the most wonderful type of chaotic peacefulness I can imagine. The dogs are loud…the kids are louder, but these moments are fleeting and I’m trying to… Continue reading Chaotic Peacefulness
phew it’s been a crazy month for us… We just wrapped up weekend 4/6 of us going out of town. It’s getting exhausting, but we’re making memories so it’s all worth it in my book. To recap, we went to Penn State for a football game one weekend, Wintergreen with friends and kids, Matt and… Continue reading #MontessoriMom