Joey & Emilie

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Snowy day!

A big storm dumped several inches of snow… and it was beautiful! We enjoyed building snowmen and playing outside! The next day was gorgeous blue skies - this is my favorite part of winter! Read more »

Road trip to see Portland and a lighthouse!

This weekend we set off to see a cute seaside town and then when we arrived our daughter was peacefully napping…. so, we decided to go on a longer drive! We ended up in Portland Maine and enjoyed an afternoon of exploring, visiting a lighthouse and taking in the beautiful views of the water. It was SO cold but worth Read more »

Things don’t always go as planned!

We took this picture right before heading out on a small hike in Massachusetts. About 15 minutes into the hike it started to rain so hard! Our daughter thought we had all taken a bath :) It wasn’t how we had planned the afternoon but it was a fun adventure and we had a lot of laughs jogging back to the car! We dried off Read more »

Thinking about warmer weather

Looking back to summertime adventures and looking forward to it being warm again! This is us during a long weekend in Vermont this summer. It was so beautiful and a lovely change of scenery! Read more »

Walks in the neighborhood

Especially this year when we stayed closer to home, we took daily walks in the neighborhood. Usually our daughter leads the way and decides on the route. It’s a real gift to be able to slow down and explore together! Read more »

Building together

Joey and our daughter building a tricycle! Joey likes to teach Lucy how to build and fix everything. She likes to turn the screw driver and help in any way she can. We think letting her help gives her confidence and we love seeing her focus and try hard as she learns how to do something new. Read more »


We’ve been having occasional warmer weather and so we put our hiking boots on and our daughter rides along in the hiking backpack. She likes to sing and point out things she sees along the walk. Fresh air feels so good! This year when we haven’t been able to travel, we’ve been exploring a lot of local Read more »

Christmas lights

We love to enjoy local adventures including a trip to a beautiful display of Christmas lights! Our daughter was amazed and so were we! Read more »

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