ADDISONISMS

addison is at such a fun age right now. they are all fun in their own ways but this 25 month age is especially hysterical to me! though we are not without challenges that is for certain. our latest one is her thinking every time she’s hungry, she will give a snack. and snacks only live in the pantry. therefore…

THIS KID IS CUTE

that is all.

DOCUMENTING THE FIRST YEAR

when addison was born, i wanted to write down everything. every smile, every cute cry where she folded her hands and just wailed, every single moment i wanted to document. i knew it wasn’t logical though and i was afraid if i started too many things, i would end up quitting all of them. so i committed myself to a…

REMINDERS TO MYSELF

slow down. put away distractions. wake up before addison. sip coffee while it’s still hot and enjoy the sunrise. watch your baby jump on the couch. have a day where you only let her wear a diaper and her booties. watch them smile. feel yourself smile back. play hide and seek with them even if it’s well past their bedtime.…

ADDISON AT 19 MONTHS

addison my love you turned 19 months yesterday and this is for sure my favorite age. until tomorrow of course when 19 months and two days blows 19 months and one day out of the water. here are some fun things about you at this moment that i want to remember… you are a big fan of baby dolls, toy…

HER WAY OR NO WAY

this girl. she has been giving me a RUN for it lately. this is such a fun age but my goodness. i can’t tell if it’s because i’m pregnant and feeling all the feelings or because she’s living up to the nickname tornado that her daddy gave her but i swear she has good and bad days within MINUTES of…

ADDISON AT 14 MONTHS

i think i say this with every single age, but this fourteen months age is hands down my favorite right now. i want to remember that you laugh hysterically at just the sight of jack let alone petting him. you love to splash around in his water and despite me telling you to stop and relocating you to a different…