Showing posts from February 1, 2013

Soul Ryder Hughes

Our sweet boy. This journey he's taken us on in his short 21 months of life has been the ultimate adventure. Life is that much brighter with him in it.

The day we left the hospital. Maternity leave love <3 p=""> Just another dessert on the Easter table...  The strongest bond <3 p="">
Asleep. Those eyes. Monthly photo.  First trip to the beach. SUPER SOUL! Homemade Halloween costume. Picking out his first pumpkin. Dress up at daycare! Morning love. Christmas card photo. 8 months!

Swings with Dada. Admiring Dada's drums! 4th of July BBQ.  Climbing.

Happy Friday

The weekend is almost upon us!

Normally, I always do a #bunfriday, as seen below.

However, last night threw me a curve ball, as on our way home from daycare, we encountered a massive detour - only to find out once home that the block off was due to a large power outage in the area. In the end, it was a fun adventure with a one and half year old. He loved 'helping' me light about 4,382 candles and put them around the house in each room.....

We also enjoyed a picnic dinner on the kitchen floor by candle light....

We made proper use of the time unplugged, like you know, arranging flowers (in our sippy cup, below), reading books, snuggling while singing songs and counting, and of course playing with FLASHLIGHTS. In the end, the power was back on by 10pm - the perfect amount of time to keep this experience in the 'fun' category.

However, it did cut into my #bunfriday plans. I was unable to do my regular shower and hair-prep routine to make sure my hair was in bun-ready cond…