Category Archives: mommy life

Vacation Part 2: Our Family Portraits

Happy Memories Vacations are a classic and great time for memory making. I have some of the favorite childhood memories from our summer vacations to Nantucket, New Hampshire, and Florida. What I think helps me remember them so well is that we have photos to accompany the memories. Who knows, perhaps I don’t actually remember some…

Vacation Part 1: Momma’s recharge

Last weekend we returned from a glorious week in Orlando. The weather really couldn’t have been better and our vacation was just what we all needed. Coming home to snow and nor’easters was not… just sayin’. Here’s a little confession: the commuting 2+ hours a day, working mom/wife with a growing side hustle is a…

Revisiting Past Photos Make Me Happier

The struggle was real this morning… I woke up feeling rested, and thought, “okay, it’s a new day.” I’ll spare you the toddler tantrum details – I’m sure you know them well – but, soon I was physically and emotionally as exhausted as I was went I went to bed the night before and it…