Showered with Love Up North

One of the rites of passage for any new parent-to-be is the baby shower. We were fortunate enough to have been offered not one, but two showers, with the first set at the Suffield Country Club in lovely Suffield, CT. It was the first time we were able to spend time with a lot of…

Forever Scarred, Yet Comforted, Going to Class

So, the most traumatic parenting experience (at least up until that point) was going to childbirth class and touring the hospital for the fateful delivery day. We learned what to expect about the stages of labor, the delivery and the first few days after Baby Plum is born. And, yes, there was a video (with…

Trading Beach and Brunch for Nesting and New Experiences

Living on the beach, taking in sunsets over the Persian Gulf, dining in five-star hotels, jetting off to exotic locales for the weekend. Yep, those days are over. Now, we have a whole new set of adventures, since we’ve moved back home and (almost) have fully settled back in. While we’re a little envious of…