I can't believe it's been 9 months since I've written an update on Anna Stephens! When they are still so little, the amount that changes in 1 month, much less 9 months is insane!! So here I am, finally getting around to documenting her 2 year old birthday (which was in January) and some of … Continue reading Anna Stephens is 2!
I love doing these reflective posts every year, because I think it is one of the best ways to really process the past year and dream for the future. I read recently that our lives are what we give our attention to…I agree with this statement, but think it is difficult to realize what we … Continue reading 2022 in Review
December was wonderful and I’m grateful Luke and I made it a point to really slow down this Christmas and make room to savor, anticipate, and celebrate Christ’s birth. I fasted from social media as well. Luke was sick one week and I also got strep throat during the week of Christmas, but those aren’t … Continue reading December 2022
Wow! It's wild to believe that I made this list on my 26th birthday and here I am at 30! I did not complete everything on this list, but I'm so grateful I made the list as a way to reflect, look back, celebrate and dream some more for the next decade!! My 30th birthday … Continue reading I’M 30! & UPDATE ON 30 BEFORE 30
So much has changed since I wrote about Anna Stephens when she turned one! She is now 19 months and much more of a toddler than a baby these days, which is exciting and sad all at once. She is learning and growing so much and it is the most fun to watch. We recently … Continue reading Anna Stephens: 1.5 years old!
Easter is still a month away, but let’s chat Easter baskets, because this mama likes to plan ahead! As this is just Anna Stephens’ second Easter, I do not claim to be an expert on any of this, but thought I’d share a few thoughts … I don’t really remember having an Easter basket growing … Continue reading Easter Basket Ideas
We had the best time celebrating our girl turning one! Her party was originally planned for January 22 (3 days after her birthday) ...but Anna Stephens ended up testing positive for COVID on her birthday (not fun!) and Luke and I had it as well, so we had to postpone the party to the next … Continue reading Up Up & Away – It’s Anna Stephens’ 1st Birthday!
I can't believe we have a ONE year old! Anna Stephens is equal parts tender, spunky, determined, and sassy! She keeps us laughing and smiling! Her blue eyes are out of this world beautiful. It melts us how she connects with us and other people…she truly looks in your eyes and smiles or laughs. It … Continue reading Happy 1st Birthday to our babygirl!