Life

Snow day

The boys had the pleasure of experiencing one of childhood’s greatest joys yesterday…..the SNOW DAY!!! I think anyone who lives in a cold weather/snowy climate will agree- there are few things more exciting than waking up to the news that SCHOOL IS CANCELLED!!! I have vivid memories of waking up as a child in my dark bedroom on a snowy,…

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COVID, Life

Be happy now

Oh, sigh. Life feels heavy at the moment. COVID is hitting Ivan’s close friends & family circle hard in Mexico right now. I won’t go into many details, as it’s not really my story to tell. But he has lost several people close to him in a short time span and it is heart breaking. (His parents and siblings are…

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Gratitude, Life

5 Good Things

1- Finally getting my Christmas decorations taken down!! I love Christmas so much, but there does come a point when I’m like, okay, it is OVER. Could the magic Christmas fairy please come in and just remove everything now?? 🙂 Since we we left for vacation right after New Year’s, I didn’t have a chance to deal with any of…

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Life, New Year, Travel

Normal life & fresh slate

Ahhh I say this every time, but after any time away I really do love getting back into my normal routines. I’m such a weird mix….I LOVE traveling so much but I also LOVE just being at home. 🙂 It’s January 12th today and I’m excited to finally really dive into my “new year’s” stuff. We left so soon after…

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Life

2020 Year in Review

We made it. It is the LAST DAY of 2020. Whoa. I, for one, am most excited because I can fully and officially start using my new planner tomorrow! 😁 What a year, what a year. When I look back, I think…did that just happen? IS THIS still happening?? It is so surreal. Yet, if there’s one thing I know,…

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