I don’t remember too many children’s book authors from when I was a kid, but Eric Carle is one I could tell you without skipping a beat.  I love that his books are timeless and such classics — Harlow loves them just as much as I did growing up!  Perhaps more! Harlow’s favorite book to […]


meet Billy, our Built-In Bookcase

by kacia on 8 Sep ’14 · 9 comments

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I almost made this post title, “Meet the newest member of our family, Billy!”  But….. well, I figured that might cause a little confusion.  I do, however, have a deep love for these bookshelves!  We’ve taken our time doing this project, and I couldn’t be happier with how they turned out!   I definitely didn’t […]


ACK!  I have been waiting to spill the beans on this quilt for what feels like forever!  I originally made a version of this quilt for my friend Kate’s baby boy — I couldn’t sleep one night and thought,  what if I made a quilt with the instructions for folding a paper airplane!?!?  I made the quilt […]


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34/52 A portrait of Harlow London each week of 2014. How do we have a preschooler already?  How!? Harlow has been begging to go to school for a while now, and we really hadn’t planned on doing 3 year old preschool, but decided to apply last minute and see if a spot opened up.  We […]


showers, sugar, surprise & silliness

by kacia on 25 Aug ’14 · 2 comments

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SHOWERS This past weekend, we spent about 24 hours in Maryland to pamper and love on Andy’s sister, Karen, her husband, Brian, and their baby boy, Theodore.  Super fun and crazy: Karen is due roughly 10 days before I am!  It’s so weird to think about the fact that these boys could be born the […]