Burrito Baby Update / 17 Weeks

Happy Friday, guys. I’ve got another little baby update for you, if you’re interested! WEEK: 17 // baby girl is the size of a turnip! FEELING: Good! I feel totally normal until about 9 p.m. every night when I start to feel like there’s a 15-pound bowling ball in my tummy. (Um, the baby only weighs about 5 ounces.) DOING: Registry planning! My friends are throwing me a baby shower in October, so that means we need to get going on our registry earlier than planned. Last weekend Andy and I went to Stroller Mama in Pepper Pike, Ohio, where we tried out strollers and car seats… without having… Read More

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Family Photos With Ruby

A couple of weeks ago we went to an event at the Downtown Cleveland Dog Park, where there was a professional photographer taking family portraits and photos of all the dogs. These pictures we just got back are so adorable, I just had to share them right away! Ruby never shies away from a camera! This is so Ruby. Always running. Always happy. She had a GREAT time at the dog park, even though all the other dogs were hiding in the shade! Our little family (minus the cats … plus a baby bump!) All photos by Regina Strauss Photography. By Kerry | Filed under Cleveland, Family… Read More

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Home Tour: Dining Room

Hi there! I hope you had a great weekend! After being “interrupted” by all this baby talk, we haven’t finished our home tour yet, so here’s the next room in this totally-in-no-order-at-all tour — the dining room. This room has had an interesting — and sort of embarrassing! — evolution. It’s the front room, to the right of the front door off the entryway, and is dominated by a large black marble fireplace with its original coal-burning stove! (We’ve never used the stove, but the former owners said that it still works.) When we first moved in, we used this area as a formal living… Read More

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