Authentic Living

31 Days of Real Life: Day Sixteen

[I rarely take self portraits. I get too obsessive of making them perfect. Today was a really good hair day, so I took advantage. It’s not perfect, but a record that my hair can behave itself.] liking with The Nester

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31 Days of Real Life: Day Fifteen

[We’ve been waiting for a rainy day to be doing some quality puddle stomping. Today did not disappoint.] liking with The Nester

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31 Days of Real Life: Day Fourteen

[Oatmeal Cream Pies. I’m prepping for the dreaded glucose tolerance test, so I’ve got to carb load this week. I hate the icky feeling of eating a lot of carbs, so I’m trying to make the most of it.] [This child is partially or fully naked most of the time. Even when the house is…

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31 Days of Real Life: Day Thirteen

[I think Keith might be nesting more than I am. We are finally getting lots of projects done. This measuring board has been sitting around waiting to be hung for awhile, so it feels great to have it done. I loved having a door to get measured on growing up, so I’m glad we have…

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31 Days of Real Life: Day Twelve

[Poor guy got his first bee sting. So thankful that he didn’t respond any worse than a swollen hand. Despite the pain and discomfort, he walked most of the corn maze and LOVED the hay ride pulled by the tractor.] liking with The Nester

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31 Days of Real Life: Day Eleven

[Caleb and I were so excited to go puddle stomping this afternoon, but we couldn’t find any puddles. So here’s a bump photo with the rain boots that I’m always looking for an excuse to wear.]   [Caleb and Daddy love playing piano together. They also love tickling. So naturally piano and tickling must go…

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31 Days of Real Life: Day Ten

[This is real life in our house. The boy playing golf with no pants and matchbox cars, an un-iced cinnamon bun, napkins, and grapes on the living room floor.] liking with The Nester

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31 Days of Real Life: Day Nine

[McNugget’s quilt came today! I gave in and custom ordered it from Nana’s Quilt Shack on Etsy. Oh my word. The quality is impeccable and Lisa was so quick. She found the perfect fabrics and was such a pleasure to work with. I will definitely be making excuses to make custom orders through her in…

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31 Days of Real Life: Day Eight

[This is what he looks like when there’s something baking in the oven.] [Can you blame him? Some days you just need some gooey cinnamon goodness to start the day.]   liking with The Nester

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31 Days of Real Life: Day Seven

Today was one of those ordinary days where we ran errands and did a lot of laundry. At one point, Caleb disappeared for a little while. When he saw me with the camera, he couldn’t resist being a goof. liking with The Nester

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