This weekend I went into a bit of a panic when I realized that the rocker I have been eyeing could take 10 weeks to arrive and this baby (Greta decided to call her “Lemon” this weekend)  is due to arrive before then. Oy. And then I started looking around more and I was overwhelmed […]

We spent a portion of our new year’s day doing something we have been itching to cross off our list.  Hint. Big hint: We moved Greta’s vintage twin bed from storage to her room and moved her crib-turned-toddler bed out.  New Year. New bed. No more binky? One thing at a time! But let me […]

Last week, I mentioned we found a his chair for our her chair in the living room.  A lot of you had fun guessing which one we went with–which seemed to be overwhelming for number 6: How do I say this? Wah Wahhhhh. Wrong. Most of the chairs in our round-up we were able to […]


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