Archive of ‘magics’ category

1920s Seaside Resort Style

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Watching all of the Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries series in a row + wanting nothing but sand and sun = I’m really into the 1920′s seaside resort vibe hitting the shops right now. Tant pis, I’m stuck in a polar vortex. A girl can dream, though, and count down the days until Palm Springs. Parker […]

Holiday Wrap Up

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We had our holiday early, dubbing it “Ferromas” and starting a new tradition. The boys & my brother stayed in the guest house for the week, with the exception of Christmas Day, when they went to their mother’s house. Lots of lazy laying around, reading, building snow sculptures, dart crossbow championships, and cocoa drinking. I’m […]

holiday cheer

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Not quite feeling the holiday spirit yet, so I’m gathering up all the moments from the past few weeks that bring the holiday cheer. I have eggnog, a holiday mix, & a wood stove: get cheery, little heart!

NYC Dream Day

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 I’m pretty predictable – give me a fancy café, pretty architecture, and a coupe of champagne, and I’ll declare any day a dream day. But really, there’s a special magic that comes with just wandering the city, with good company and great conversation. On Friday, Shilo met me bright and early and we started at Little Collins, […]

Navigating Infertility

Being infertile is sometimes like living in a sub-world or alternate reality. I worry about that feeling not going away with time, that the rest of my life will be this weird, second class citizen experience. I’m 2 months from 38, and coming to terms with the fact that 3 years, countless doctors, 4 IUIs, […]