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emily

  • Planning Home: A Living Space

     Old Brand New One of the big changes this year holds for us is that we’re planning a move. I can’t share details yet, but I’ve started daydreaming and planning a little in my…

    January 17, 2018
  • Maine Winter / Maya the Snow Bunny

    We spent two weeks in Maine over Christmas and although the majority of that time was spent in the bomb cyclone polar vortex of well below zero Fahrenheit, we did get a few days…

    January 16, 2018
  • Happy Friday

    Reviving the oldie-but-goodie, Friday updates and links! This week was the now-typical juggle between parenting and trying to get work done. It was more grey than usual in Houston, with a little rain, including…

    January 13, 2018
  • Welcoming 2018

    Tiny Maya on the beach in Ireland this summer Like most people, I found 2017 incredibly hard. In August, we welcomed Noah, the second biggest gift we could ever have been given, which thankfully…

    January 8, 2018
  • Exploring Los Angeles / The Getty with Kids

    Here’s my takeaway from going to the Getty with two kids two and under. It’s lovely and beautiful but don’t bother going inside. Ha! We just spent our whole time wandering around the grounds…

    December 6, 2017
  • 8 Toddler Gift Ideas

    Little one-year-old Maya playing with her animal magnets With the holidays coming up, gift ideas are starting to pop up here and there. And by here and there, I mean everywhere I turn. Maya…

    December 4, 2017
  • A Christmas Project

    Over the weekend, after we returned from LA, I decided I had to aggressively get into the holiday spirit. There’s something about 70 degree weather that makes it really hard to believe it’s anything…

    December 1, 2017
  • Santa Barbara With Friends

    In the middle of our trip to LA last week, we took a few days to drive up to Santa Barbara to visit friends. One is a friend from college and her husband and…

    November 30, 2017
  • Our First Trip As a Family of Four!

    We spent last week in Southern California on our first trip as a family of four and it was delightful. It was so, so fun to be out in the humidity-free sunshine, visiting with…

    November 28, 2017