Buh-Bye!

  Avery turned 16 months last week.It didn’t kick off to a good start. She spent it at the doctors due to a high fever. Her doctor said she had “Summer Crud” and there wasn’t anything we could do but monitor the situation. Our full of energy toddler suddenly was taking two naps during the weekend,…

You know your domesticated when…

You spend a Saturday night cleaning. Now maybe cleaning on a Saturday night isn’t out of the ordinary for someone. However, I was on my hands and knees scrubbing the grout in my living room. I literally said at one point that I feel like Cinderella but then added I already found my prince charming.…

If 40 is the new 30 than what is 30?

Is 30 the new 20?  I don’t know that I want to relive my 20th year again. No offense to the 20 year old version of myself but I was an idiot. I drank too much, I partied, I made bad decisions, and I was so unsure of myself at 20. I don’t personally want…

Mommy and Avery dates are the best!!!

These past few weeks have been super exciting in our life! For one, my best friend just had a baby! Prior to parenthood I would have been excited for someone to have a baby but upright bawling like a baby? Probably not. Yet there I was sobbing uncontrollably over the birth of their baby while…

Farewell Corolla

I know its ridiculous to write a farewell post to my car. However, I can’t describe the bitter-sweetness of selling my Corolla without getting teary eyed and choked up. What was so special about my Corolla? I bought my Toyota Corolla a month after moving to Arizona. It crossed so many milestones in my life…

Hot Hot Arizona

Last Summer Avery was still an itty bitty thing so we didn’t have to worry about entertaining her because she wasn’t doing much. This year is a completely different story. I feel like she needs to be constantly stimulated. If we lived in most states we could go outdoors with her in the evening. However,…