Category Archives: Harlow

Halloween 2018

I hope everyone had as much fun as we had this Halloween! We started the holiday spirit early, with Abbey rocking her pumpkin costume.  She loves dressing up!  She never tries to take costumes off… in fact, I had to … Continue reading

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Monster Munch Game (and More!)

  Hello, all! Since my recent career change, I’ve been free to participate in Harlow’s school activities so much more than ever before (at her daycare/preschool)!  It has been really wonderful!  An added perk is that I get to play … Continue reading

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Last Summer Day

Yesterday was gorgeous.  And so, so very hot.  Just before it was time to pick Harlow up from school, I had the idea of heading downtown to the splash pad.  We had only made it there once so far this … Continue reading

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That Time I Quit My Job…

Hola and hello! This is my first week of early (and most likely somewhat temporary) retirement!  It is the oddest feeling in the world to not have a job to go to, and/or to not be frantically looking for another … Continue reading

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Parrot Costume DIY

My company throws an over-the-top event each summer, including carnival rides and games, pony rides, a petting zoo, generous give-aways (including an all-expense paid trip to Disney for a family of 4!), and tons more!  The event is always themed, … Continue reading

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Harlow is FIVE!

I have moved away from posting much about Harlow, mostly due to privacy concerns.  However, I thought I’d give a quick update, because my little baby girl just turned FIVE years old.  Oh, my heart. Harlow is wonderful.  And empathetic.  … Continue reading

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The Days are Long, but the Years are Short.

I started this blog when Harlow was 15 months old.  This weekend, she will turn 5. F-I-V-E years old. How did that happen, exactly?  Wasn’t I just lamenting about teething and sleep deprivation?  (Okay, I am still in the weeds … Continue reading

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