Summertime and the Livin is Easy.

Oh hey! I do still have a blog. Time has gotten away from us. We've been busy living life and going through the motions of each day. Those days have included graduating from grad school (me-Tanisha) and Jim plugging away at his MBA. In addition Esther has been blossoming right before our very eyes. She …

Happy Mother’s Day

Before I became a Mom, I slept all night. The type of sleep I’d imagine bears experience while hibernating all winter long. I could place my head on a pillow and leave all my worries on the nightstand to (maybe) be dealt with the next day. Before I became a Mom, I had an expendable income. …

A Letter to Our Daughter: Five hundred twenty-five thousand six hundred minutes

Dear Esther, It has been an amazing year. I cannot adequately describe to you how honored I feel to be your momma. You bring joy to my soul every day.  It’s a treat to see your smiling face in the morning and it feels like a stolen moment when rocking you to sleep at night. …

Said to Baby or Dog?

Tanisha and I have started playing a game recently and wanted to share it with you.It's called "Said to Baby or Dog?" During the day we recap things that we have said to either our baby and our dog, then make each other guess which one the sentence was directed towards.Today's sentence is:"Don't lick my toes."Please …