Category Archives: Harlow

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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Halloween for Valentine’s Day?

My daughter and I both have a great love for Halloween.  She’s already been asking for months when she can go Trick-or-Treating again, and has her costume all planned.  (Owlette.) I came across this plain black dress on clearance at … Continue reading

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Tap Shoe Re-do!

Harlow’s first pair of tap she’s had an elastic closure, and then a ribbon tie for show. She messed with the ribbons so much during class, that they “disappeared” quickly. Her next pair were a big old Mom Mistake! I … Continue reading

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