All posts tagged with: alice

Letter to Alice no. 31

Dear Alice, Yesterday you and Dad and I met Aunt Sarah and Uncle Matt for lunch, and it was so fun to be all crammed into a booth together eating french fries and sandwiches, making jokes, talking over each other. You positively revel in the attention from everyone in your child-raising sphere of influence, and…

Star on Top

Tonight I stayed home from the office and we put up our tree. Alice excitedly draped the garlands around the branches and hung the ornaments as I talked about where each one came from. And she’s been very vigilant all night about making sure the star doesn’t droop off the top bough–she checked several times…

Really, Really, Really Weird: Letter to Alice number 27

“Let’s talk about…you!” “Okay. What about me?” “Are you weird?” “Are YOU weird?” “Mom, yes. I’m really, really weird. And really, really, really cool.” Dear Weird Girl, Let’s talk about you! Right now you’re sitting behind me in my office at a desk, cutting a piece of paper. I asked you if you’re going to…

The Noise and the Quiet: Letter to Alice number 26

Dear Alice: Every month I write you these letters, and someday when we look back and read them together I think they’ll serve just as much as a record of my life as of yours. Right now I’m starting a new business with Aunt Sarah and hopefully by the time you’re old enough to read…

list of mini-thoughts

1. Read Sarah’s post on Fash Flood about the photoshoot she styled at Rosenblatt Stadium here in Omaha. I was gonna do a post about it, but Sarah’s is perfect and there’s no way I could improve on it. Lots of the pieces from the shoot are going to be for sale at Hello Holiday,…