9 Months, Other Musings

caylin turned 9 months today. more specifically, 2 hours ago. brett and i just watched silver linings playbook, and one of the songs they played was frank sinatra singing, “have yourself a merry little christmas”. they had the big christmas lights in the background. the big ones, not the crappy…

Little by Little

weekend before last, brett and i purchased our living room set and our dining room set. yesterday, we did a pre-walkthrough of the house (pictures below). today, we purchased our washer/dryer (sold my “old” washer/dryer to my mom when she moved into her townhouse) and our new fridge,…

Too Much Nostalgia Lately

between caylin growing faster than i can keep up with, mother’s day, and moving soon, i feel like a basket case. it doesn’t help that our townhouse (up until this week when we tidied up a LOT) was starting look like a shell of a home. boxes everywhere,…

For My Mom

it’s not mother’s day yet, i know. but i felt the need to write this. especially after the last 8 months. even more after the last few weeks. and even more after the last 2 days. we pay my mom to be our full time nanny, but on…

8 Months

caylin turned 8 months old on tuesday. 8. months. old. a little over 20 pounds! wearing 18-month clothes (OMG!) her hair is getting longer :) it’s so fuzzy and so blonde. who would’ve thought i’d make a blonde baby?! she eats EVERYTHING. i share my dinner with her…