What’s Good This Week

I looked at my calendar the other day and realized that I’m down to the final weeks of my maternity leave (as it were) with Odin and now I’m all nostalgic for the present.  Part of me wishes that I’d slowed down a bit, snuggled more, been more social, watched more Netflix… but then I… 

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What’s Good This Week

Today my big boy is exactly 3.5 years old and I seriously can not believe where the time is going.  I feel like I complain about him a lot here, and in reflecting about that I think it’s because those are the stories that are funny and relatable and are therefore the easiest to write… 

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What’s Good This Week

Early Monday morning we had workers come in and turn our plumbing off. Bucket toilets were delivered. And thus began the final phase of our building’s pipe relining.  Also on Monday our contractor FINALLY sent someone over to finish the details in both bathrooms. Toilet paper roll holders were installed. Towel racks were installed. Shelves… 

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What’s Good This Week

So, this past week was World Breastfeeding Week, and as such, my social feeds were filled with posts by women talking about how much they loved breastfeeding.   How they nursed their kids until they were 2, 3, and even 4 years old. How they persevered through early struggles with nursing, through low supplies and… 

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What’s Good This Week

Earlier this week I got in my first swims of the season at our outdoor pool. There’s something so special about swimming outdoors. Funnily enough, I don’t like open water swimming. It freaks me out not being able to see the bottom and know what’s beneath me, and although I’m an experienced and confident swimmer,… 

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