Sweet Baby Howell

This follow-up post was supposed to be just that – an immediate follow-up to my last post. But hey…I’m pregnant (29 weeks now) and I’m already a mama to a child who now treats our living room furniture like a darn jungle gym (even gets up on the coffee table with this crazy look of pride) which means no eyes can be taken off of her. Ever. Well I had discussed before about why our family and friends were in Indianapolis to visit…and while the immediate reason was obviously to hang out with the coolest child on the planet, they were also here to help celebrate the soon arrival of Baby Howell. Sweet Baby Howell. The restaurant where I work was graciously donated to us to celebrate my...
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Lola’s Shower

Last month was Lola’s baby shower. I won’t say it was my baby shower as it was all for our little bundle, Lolita (OK, OK except maybe the food!). We had an absolute blast (men included) and it was all thanks to the gracious people that we are surrounded by here in Costa Rica. The cutest damn cake everSporting my $9.00 BCBG dress found at a Ropa Americana (aka-thrift shop)Yes folks… that is my motherAll of our friends in CR are foodies – lucky for this preggerMy favorite foods…vegetarian lasagna, broccoli salad and of course-breadI literally hid these little gems because I needed more for myself : recipeI love these outfits…it’s kind of funny that they were bought in the U.S.The most practical gift we received…a voucher for a...
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