summer vacation 2020

I don’t think a vacation has ever felt more like an escape from reality than ours did this summer.  OK, perhaps I should take that back.  Our month-long European trips of yesteryear certainly felt like an escape, but I’m not sure we ever NEEDED an escape as much as we did this time.
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scenes of summer

This summer has certainly been one for the books.  Even without the craziness that this pandemic has brought, our first summer with a toddler has been the most fun–and least productive–of our entire lives. Continue reading “scenes of summer”

Maelle is ONE

Just as we expected, this past year flew by in the blink of an eye.  We knew it would go quickly, even if it felt like the days dragged on.  What’s that saying?  “The days are long, but the years are short.”  NOTHING makes you feel that so strongly as having a child does.  Nothing.  Continue reading “Maelle is ONE”