As Halloween approaches, I’ve been posting a few throwback photos over on Instagram, and it occurred to me I never blogged about the girls’ costumes last year! I had suggested Frida Kahlo to Pumpkin the year before, but she declined. As the year went on, and she was exposed to more Frida items in museums and pop culture, and developed… View Post
For months now, whenever Pumpkin gets in my car, she asks to listen to the Phantom of the Opera soundtrack. As Halloween drew closer, I realized that would be the perfect Halloween costume for the girls. Truth be told, Pumpkin and I had actually settled on a different idea way back before the end of last year. But we weren’t… View Post
Our family’s favorite things to get at Trader Joe’s, all wrapped up in memories.
Last month, when we went to my hometown on vacation, between the four of us and my sister’s family, there were seven of us. Even in the house I grew up in, that would have been a tight squeeze, but my mom has downsized since then, so it definitely wasn’t going to work. So, we decided to get a rental… View Post
*Giveaway info at the end* Living in Arizona, it’s pretty amusing to see everyone get excited about Fall as soon as Labor Day comes along. It’s not technically autumn for a couple more weeks, and our temperatures will be high well into October. But it does also signal the start of football season, which inherently does feel like Fall, doesn’t… View Post