Dear Caleb

First Day of Preschool + Pinterest Mom Guilt

Today was a big milestone day: Caleb had his first day of preschool! It was surreal for me since I attended the same program and spent the hour reminding myself that I had not traveled back in time, but was there with my own child instead of being a student myself. He was so excited…

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31 Days of Real Life: Day Twenty-Seven

[He wanted to help bake muffins so I gave him a measuring cup of goldfish to make some soup. He took it very seriously.] liking with The Nester

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31 Days of Real Life: Day Twenty-Six

[Attempted his two year old photos. Not so successful. He wasn’t in a modeling mood, but I got some silly ones!] liking with The Nester

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31 Days of Real Life: Day Twenty-One

[Caleb loves having bigger kids around. He begged to hold A’s hand and was so happy when they held hands for the whole walk around the block. I hope he’ll always be so confident to make friends all by himself.] liking with The Nester  

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31 Days of Real Life: Day Twenty

[I love that Caleb is developing friendships. He genuinely loves being with his little friends. Today, he and A hid away in the cubby and chatted and giggled for quite a long time. As exhausting as they can be, toddlers are awesome.] 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 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 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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