days! The weather is absolutely beautiful, the days are long, we can go
for long walks or spend the day at the pool; it is definitely a great summer.
I was having a bit of trouble with low blood pressure while I was pregnant with
Lucy (normally people worry about high blood pressure!), so I didn’t get to
enjoy the summer as much as I would have liked, instead resting most of the
is different though.
several weeks we have been getting outside as much as possible.
play outside and play well together. I
love to see them create their little games, to watch them chase each other all
around the yard and to race on their bikes when they ride up and down the
fleeting and it is going to be cold again soon.
We had a little taste of it yesterday when it was rainy and only 64
degrees – definitely different than what we have been used to!
planning mode with a certain little boy celebrating his 5th birthday
pretty soon. It is a big one and I know
I am not ready for it.
me. I realize that I am probably not the
only one. Thinking about August starting
next week, and knowing that our new school year will be starting soon as well,
it reminds me to savor every moment that we have of the warm weather, and of
every day really.
another little one in the house now, if that is why the days seem to be
speeding by, or if there is something different about this year specifically, but
I want it all to slow down. I feel the
need for more than 24 hours in a day.
time reading several books that spoke to making the most out of every minute of
your day. I feel like I have been living
that this year. Not spending time on the
activities that don’t bring value to my life, and instead spending a lot of
time on what my family and I love doing.
far, and I am excited to finish it out getting every minute of time used to
enjoy my family. Now to get outside for
summer going? Are you enjoying every
minute? Is it moving too fast for you as