It’s the first day of Spring! We took the opportunity while Freia’s aunt trifecta was in town to commandeer Aaron’s sister Hannah (ATX photographer) to document one of our now routine herbal baths. And since Spring has officially sprung, we were obliged to accessorize the bathtub with carnations bought for her birth day two weeks ago by her… Continue reading A Spring Soak
Planning for a birth is inherently difficult. It’s the final stage of a series of steps biologically designed to send a strong message that you’re not driving the boat any more. As we’ve discussed in our previous posts, we decided early on to do a homebirth. Keep an eye out for a post on my… Continue reading Freia Enters the World!
Composed on 3/1/17 Now that I’m full term, this baby could come any minute! We’re excited and ready and counting down the hours until the unspecified date and time that Freia decides to join us. Meanwhile, here’s what’s going on with me.
Well, we got married! It was chaotic and beautiful and memorable, one of those unique emotions-turned-to-11 kind of days. This post is focused on overall concepts and ceremony, stay tuned for a detailed project list and some delicious bar recipes. The What We wanted our wedding to be small and DIY because we wanted it to be unapologetically… Continue reading The WEDDING
It’s still slowly sinking in that in there’s a tiny us slowly growing its way into existence. I think I’ve wrapped my head around it a lot more quickly than expected. We’ll have this conversation again when the baby actually comes around, at which point it will be apparent that I did not understand the concept at… Continue reading A Big Adventure Ahead …or How We Found Out We’re Pregnant
Looking to get engaged, eh? Follow these eight easy steps and you’ll be slinging rings like a pro in no time! Apologies in advance for gratuitous couple-y pictures. Without further ado…. Eight Steps to Engagement As Performed by Aaron and Allie Step 1 – Find Yourself a Lady or Gent There are ladies and gents everywhere,… Continue reading Proposing: A Handy Guide