Along with our traditional birthday cake we had for my daughter’s 2nd birthday, I made this raw vegan “cheesecake.” I’ve been “flirting” with raw vegan recipes recently and wanted to offer a dairy free healthier alternative to our guests (and to me). I found this recipe on one of my favorite blogs Sweet Miscellany. Go … [Read more…]
Saturday we celebrated Marlee’s 2nd birthday! What fun we had! Friends and family, balloons and cake, food and a few presents. Each year becoming more precious than the last.
Today my Marlee is TWO! I can hardly believe the turning of the calender and all the days that have brought us here. Two years really isn’t that long, yet it seems a lifetime ago I was bearing the weight of her inside me, nervous, feeling the contractions ebb and flow, hungering to hold her … [Read more…]
This weekend we all went to celebrate our friend’s little one turning two. What a great day for a picnic at the park!
I couldn’t wait for my daughter’s first birthday to arrive. I wanted to dress her up, invite all our friends and family and just relish in that day and the year the we’ve had. I knew there would be lots of sweet treats and not-so-healthy food for our guests (I wanted everyone to enjoy the food after … [Read more…]
Mama. Mother. Ma. Mommy. Whichever way I call it, I am one. The responsibility and privilege of all that it means still astounds me, and sometimes I look at my daughter and think, “I can’t believe that she’s mine, and I am hers.” A year ago I was feeling (and seeing!) her wriggle inside of me, and in a … [Read more…]
I can’t believe it, this weekend our sweet little girl turned 6 months old! Half a year has already whooshed by, but everyday that’s passed has been overflowing with memories, kisses, hugs, special moments, silly smiles and yes, some sleep. Before I know it, the cool Autumn air will flow through our parched hot land, … [Read more…]
I just love this project so much. It is so easy and in no time you will have a fun, festive, colorful banner to hang for any occasion. It is sure to put a smile on your face! I made this one for my nephew’s first birthday party and it looked just adorable hanging on … [Read more…]
It has been a while since I posted anything, but this is why… On February 27th our little girl, Marlee, finally arrived!