I feel like the last 14 days have been nothing but a haze of illness (my dad even got the flu while he was visiting us last weekend, poor guy). Typically what happens is I get sick and G remains stalwart in health, his immunity almost never succumbing to seasonal bugs. But we dropped like dominoes one by one - first me, then Sloan, then G. The silver lining is that it hit us all before my birthday next week. Not that we're doing anything big - just my favorite itinerary of Pizzeria Mozza takeout and opening a great bottle of wine. Still, no one wants to celebrate their birthday with a box of tissues half-asleep on Nyquil. I have something to look forward to even sooner in that I'm hosting a farmer's market brunch at the house on Sunday with help from Gaby. I'll be sharing behind-the-scenes snaps, so keep up with me there, and I'll see you back here Monday. Hope you stay healthy!
I recently had a girls' night with some of the moms from Sloan's music class, and it was the most fun I've had in awhile. We chatted and laughed for hours, and it felt good to remember that I'm still a person outside of my role as a mom. We talked a lot about travel, and the ones ...read more