HOLIDAY TRADITIONS

I’ve probably said it a million times, but I’m so stoked for Acacia’s first Christmas!! It marks the beginning of many years to come of playing Santa and holiday traditions, new and old. It’s true when they say the spirit of Christmas lies in the heart of children (“they” as in a movie a heard…

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CHRISTMAS TREE HUNTING

While we were in Riggins over Thanksgiving, we all made it a point to wake up early and go Christmas tree hunting! I had never done anything like this before, so it was “first” for all of us. All bundled up, we drove into the mountains in search of our first family tree! Acacia loves…

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THANKFUL

Hey there, it’s me, reporting to my readers with a super delayed Thanksgiving post. I’ve been sick, struggling to get through finals, and to top it off Acacia has been sick all week too. The whole family has been passing around this nasty stomach bug and it couldn’t have had more horrible timing. But, our…

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MY WEEK

Hey everyone! As I write this, Acacia is inside her jumper in the doorway of our room talking and giggling quietly to herself. She cracks me up! This last week has been a rough one for me as a mom. I’ve been putting off moving Acacia into her own room even though my bed recommended…

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DRIVE TO THE MOUNTAINS

I’ve said from the very beginning of my pregnancy how important it is for me to raise Acacia to love and respect Nature. I want her to grow up camping, hiking, swimming in lakes, and getting dirty outside. Since Dustin bought his new Jeep and the air quality in Idaho has cleared up, we’ve been…

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