I have to tell you guys about a dream I had last night: Seth and I and a bunch of other people – some I knew and most I didn’t – were taking this bus north to tailgate for something. I couldn’t tell where we were but we were definitely in the country, on what […]

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I’ve been volunteering at the boys’ school for the past couple of months and, let me tell you, it has been an experience. As I’m sure you can imagine it’s a bit chaotic but mostly, it’s so much fun. Matty stops in to see me every day I’m there, sometimes multiple times a day. Last […]

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Marty has started preschool and IT IS showing. He is verbal in ways I was hoping he wouldn’t be for at least a decade. But he’s also so hilarious and spunky that there are days he literally makes me laugh cry. He is a ball of light and emotion and love and I DON’T WANT […]

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Last year, Seth and I planned our surprise wedding in a matter of four months. Still, to this day, I have people come up to me and ask me questions about how we planned it, what made us want to do it and about our friends’ reactions to the surprise. I have people all the […]

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In preparation for anniversary week, I reached out to some of the most in love, hard working couples I know to ask for either their best relationship advice or the biggest lesson they’ve learned within their marriages. As we all know, relationships are hard – marriage is hard. A smart woman once told me everyone’s […]

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I spend so much time here on Abbott and June focusing on what it means to be a mom, what it looks like to live with two small, constantly-evolving humans and what it is to be a parent in today’s day and age. Every now and then I’ll sprinkle in tidbits about my relationship with […]

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Buzzed buddies is a series where I hand over the reigns to a comfortably inebriated buddy of mine to discuss a topic near and dear to his/her heart. This week we have a special guest and she’s special for a couple reasons, 1) she’s technically family which obviously makes this special and 2) I don’t know her […]

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It seems strange to be able to sit down at a computer and write words in English when my three-year old has me wondering if I even speak English anymore. You’re reading this, right? This is English, isn’t it? I mean, it honestly doesn’t matter what I say. I could say three two-letter words, I […]

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Well, shit, you guys. I hope everyone survived last night / has plans to survive the next decade because that’s basically how long it will be until the final season. Right now there are rumors the next season might not air until 2019 and, since I compare everything to how old my children are/will be, […]

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This morning I was lying in bed thinking about how much I didn’t want to get out of bed when I overheard the MOST toddler conversation I’ve ever heard. Toddlers are unappeasable, unpleasant, unpredictable and fragile creatures. I know this. WE know this. It’s not new. But sometimes, for some maddening reason, I let myself fall into […]

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