She’s here! 8

Our sweet baby girl made her early debut this week! Lenora Crowe Neel was born April 11, 2016 at 2:20am, weighing 7lbs, 1oz and 19.25 inches in length. We are all doing great and so in love! xoxo

dogwood flowers

The Eve of Motherhood 3

Maybe it’s the hormones, but I find myself incredibly nostalgic for the present. I want to savor every single moment — this season of preparation and waiting. The slow walks, the sleepless nights, the lists, the thoughts. It was summer when I found about this baby and each sign of nature’s […]

maternity leave goals

Maternity Leave Goals 17

Baby Girl is due two weeks from today! I am so excited. I am very fortunate to have 12 weeks off for my maternity leave, and while right now that sounds like an enormous amount of time, I know it’s going to go by super fast. My plan is to work up […]

paris in four days

What we did in Paris 3

Paris is always a good idea. Oh Paris. There’s a reason why there are so many delightful quotes about this city. It truly is a magical place! We took the train from London to Paris and arrived in the city around 4pm. We checked into our (amazing!) hotel near the Vendome […]

Park Hyatt Vendome in Paris

Where we stayed in Paris (for free): The Park Hyatt Vendome 2

When J and I were planning our European trip and turning over credit cards to pay for our flights and transportation, we to also look into a card that would allow us to stay somewhere SUPER nice for free, or at least at a discount. Hyatt had a pretty good deal, […]


Currently 3

ENJOYING the days getting brighter and brighter. Spring will be here soon! WEARING  leggings, this tunic and my new glasses as soon as I get home from work.  LISTENING to this album on repeat. I am always a little bummed after Christmas is over because my house isn’t filled with holly, jolly tunes. This album, however, is […]

30 weeks

30-Week Pregnancy Thoughts 5

I am 30-weeks pregnant, which means I’m three-fourths of the way there. Yay! I cannot believe it’s just another 10 or so weeks before I get to meet this baby girl. Here’s a brain dump of what life looks like these days.  Nursery: Her room is coming together nicely! I don’t […]

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