Exploring Headphones

Apparently I left my headphones in a place Eliza could get to them. A better parent probably would've taken them from her instead of grabbing a camera? Oh well, she was supervised! haha, gross. https://youtu.be/cJPHQBZgkJA I took them from her after this vid, guys. There's only so much drool all over my ear pieces that I'll tolerate. <3, hg ... Read More

Fall Farm with Eliza


Fall markets, festivals, and farms are so much fun and as it turns out, they're even more fun with your child(ren - we only have one but I assume it continues to be fun in the plural). We actually went to this market on a Saturday first and discovered that an completely packed, wait-in-line-for-45-minutes-to-do-anything market is actually not fun, especially not with a restless child who has ... Read More

That Time I Told My Parents


I'm 40 weeks pregnant today. In other words, today is my due date. And if you ask me how I'm feeling, the answer would be "still pregnant". Because there isn't much else to it than that. Uncomfortable, hungry, tired, very emotional (more than once this week I have wondered if it was possible to become dehydrated from crying), stressed, overwhelmed, and bored. But mostly, I'm fine. Normal, ... Read More

Three Years


Three years of marriage. I was about 15 weeks pregnant and you could neither see nor tell. We didn't have the money or the time to spend frivolously. We knew we had to keep it simple, and we did. It wouldn't be Paris. But that was okay because we got to be together. We had lunch in Baltimore where Chris got me tots (!!!!), then drove to Annapolis where we explored away the afternoon. We ... Read More