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Vitamin D

When the sun shines, we eat it up.  Especially on a warm(ish) day.  Vitamin D really does the body good. Pass it on. &View full post »

Bits & Pieces: Making Me Smile Edition

The weekend was amazing. Seriously amazing. It was long, warm, sunny and very chill. We had a few plans, some played outView full post »

Have you noticed the new header?  I had originally taken the photo for a post, but when I saw how well it turned out, IView full post »


Early morning arts and crafts.  One of the few moments of peace and quiet during the day.  Ahhhh….View full post »

Making it up to you…

I’ve been slacking.  My comfortable summer routine has come to an end and I’ve found myself feeling a bitView full post »

Sharpies left unattended

My boy. All boy. Loving fire trucks and all things mechanical. But also so sweet and by far the snuggliest baby I’View full post »

So we were painting…

…and Wes enjoyed himself.  A little too much. His sister may or may not have had something to do with this…View full post »

She put curlers in her hair…

This is one of those things I’ve been meaning to post…since wintertime.  But since it feels like winterView full post »


There are ladies I know who seem to have it all together.  You know them too.  They make it look effortless.  TheyView full post »

Day 356 – Weekend re-do.

I have been complaining for MONTHS about the weather.  Winter was long and crappy and I’m ready for sunshine andView full post »

Day 328 – Best.

A rare but much loved walk home from school with her dad.View full post »

Failure to Launch

I stopped running. It seems that Murphy’s Law has struck again.  I go ahead and talk about my pain-free trainingView full post »

Remember us?

We’re alive.  We’re healthy.  We’re more well-rested.  We had a fantastic March break.  We’View full post »


My name is Shannen.  You might remember me…?  We’ve met before.  A long time ago.  We used to see eachView full post »