Category Bianca

Hummus, Puzzles, and Buttons

It’s just a quiet Monday here at the LaMartina abode. A little snow falling quietly outside, and much relaxing happening within. Not the most exciting day, but it’s been really nice thus far. Bianca has discovered hummus. And she looooooooves it. Almost as much as Violet loves noodles. Which is a lot. Meanwhile, in the […]


It’s been 3 weeks now since I completed my 365 project. I miss the challenge and I don’t. On one hand, it was nice to have that extra pressure to make sure we did something more than just lounge around in pajamas (I mean, we did that a ton even when I was doing the […]


Jumping right back in with a real post. No apologies for my absence, it’s been a busy couple months. I’ve got a thousand (actually, probably more than that) pictures to go through and edit and share, but for now let’s just start fresh at Halloween. Fiona has been saying for MONTHS that she wanted to […]

Bianca Catherine.

So since it’s been weeks and weeks since my kid was born, and I barely remember being pregnant, it’s about time for a birth story and some photos, right? Enjoy. I woke up the morning of June 22 at around 6am with a little crampiness. I remember feeling this way the morning of Violet’s birth […]

The Blur.

One day I sat down to write a blog entry. I had a one week old baby, and was super proud of myself for writing something up so soon after the birth of my newest child. And then I never finished it. And now my baby is 3 weeks old somehow? What the pflachhhh? How […]

Baby time.

Right, so I had a baby. Last week. It doesn’t excuse the previous slackitude of the blog, but at least it explains the past 6 days. Bianca Catherine. She is every kind of awesome. And I promise you I am working up a full story of “how it went” and also “how things are going”. […]