what it's like to be a work-at-home mom.
The mommy wars have me thinking about what it’s like to be a work-at-home mom (WAHM), an awesomely tiring combo of being a stay-at-home-mom (SAHM) and working mom (is there a mommmy blogger abbreviation for that?). Before getting into this, I feel like I have to say that I give a giant standing ovation to all moms who love their kids and parent to the best of their abilities. I’m...
planning a trip, philadelphia style.
We’ll be spending Memorial Day weekend 2012 in Philadelphia! Can’t you just hear the Rocky theme? Adrian! On top of the cheesesteaks we’ll be chowing and the patriotic sites we’ll be perusing (‘MERICA!), I’m most excited to see some of our besties who moved to Pennsylvania last year. Yay for friends! You may be thinking, you guys aren’t ballers, how...
new fave blog: oh so lovely vintage.
Through some Instagram stalking, I recently found myself at Oh So Lovely Vintage. I am now officially obsessed, and if I lived in Canada, I’d go into their shop every day until we became besties. Is that creepy? The blog/shop/mobile vintage shop in a renovated 1956 camper trailer is exactly what I would dream + design if I were talented enough to do so. It’s ran by two ladies who are...
making adoption affordable. →
Jonny, Joseph and I spent the day around Iowa with Congressman Bruce Braley, who played a big part in helping Joseph come home. (Click the link above or go here to see the video.) Braley announced the Make Adoption Affordable Act today. The bill will be introduced in Congress next week and will expand + extend the current $12,360 adoption tax credit, which is set to expire this year. Finances...