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Marlo’s security blanket

The fabulous mind behind the You’ll Lovem Etsy shop sent this personalized security blanket to Marlo before she was even born. I didn’t know if Marlo was going to be like Leta, the type of kid who doesn’t really like dolls or blankets or stuffed animals and instead hoards a library of books around her [...]

Simplicity

Our undecorated Christmas tree. It’s an artificial, pre-lit tree, so that’s the only reason there are lights on it at all. If we have guests over who are wondering what the hell happened to all our decorations, I’ll just tell them the Grinch stopped by. Or, you know, I gave birth to him.