Packing for Paris

Style, by lauren, June 19, 2013, 25 Replies

I’m packing light for our Paris trip… to me there’s nothing worse than lugging around a huge suitcase with 10 pounds of shoes and unnecessary items when traveling abroad. I want to focus on the city, not my stuff! So here is what I’m taking, more or less (I left the underthings and toiletries out … Continue reading “Packing for Paris”

Kansas City Trip

Travel, by lauren, April 8, 2013, 9 Replies

My trip to Kansas City with Ingrid was a much-needed escape and was, for the most part, amazing and wonderful. I would tell you it went without a hitch and that we were both skipping down the sidewalks hand-in-hand, our Swedish girl-braids glinting in the sun and swinging side to side as we laughed and … Continue reading “Kansas City Trip”

Oliver and the Stick

Motherhood, by lauren, July 16, 2012, 2 Replies

On the first full day of our beach vacation, Oliver found a piece of bamboo that had been painted mint green. And that was it for the rest of the day. It always amazes me what can entertain a child for hours on end!