Well, helloooo there. Long time, no chat. It’s been so long, in fact, my Aunt Holly emailed to ask if the blog moved because she hadn’t seen an update in a while. Nope, we’re still here! (Hi, Holly!) 🙂 I’ll explain the prolonged absence, I promise… but first… we need say goodbye.
Goodbye to the old, ugly, white, leather couches that occupied our living room:
Goodbye to the guest bedroom furniture… since baby’s need for a space to play now trumps a queen bed for guests:
Goodbye to the brown leather couch in the family room:
(well, not a real goodbye for the brown couch… just a move for that old girl)
Finally, the saddest of all… Goodbye Nikon 18-105 lens:
Sweet girl took an unfortunate plunge onto the tile floor and is getting a trip to Nikon Hospital. We don’t know how long she’ll be in inpatient therapy. For now, her cousin, our 50mm fixed lens is the only one we’ve got to snap shots around the Dream and of the wee one.
For those who speak “photog” – you know that’s a challenge to only shoot with a 50mm lens. However, it will also be excellent practice and will hopefully make me a better photographer (silver lining!).
So… as you can see… we’ve had some MAJOR changes in the Dream lately. I can’t wait to update you on what we’ve done/are doing with all of those newly empty spaces… good things, my friends, exciting things.
However, it’s not all goodbye. We’ll also say, “Hello!” to the newest Dream dweller:
Yep! Baby #2 is on the way! I am due in mid-October and we are THRILLED.
So is Kenton, he just doesn’t know it yet.
Just like last time, the first trimester of pregnancy was easy-peasy, but left me with little-to-no energy. Hopefully, that explains my absence as of late. If my options were sleep or blog – sleep won EVERY. TIME. As of this week, though, I’m officially entering trimester #2, which is good because I clearly have a lot of work to do!
PS: I’ve finally updated Kenton’s monthly pics. Check them out here.
PPS: Follow me on Twitter or Instagram (mrsdreamer), where I definitely update more than once every three weeks!