Sunday, February 9, 2014

Our Month in Moments: January 2014.

Just as it always does, time has been passing quickly. Somehow it is not only 2014, we are already a full month into the new year. We had a pretty fantastic January, packed with friends and a visit from family. We tried new things, started new endeavors and watched our little one grow.

Here are some of the highlights of our month.


*We spent lots of cold evenings by the fire.
*We made our first, but definitely not last, trip to Pip's Original Doughnuts for the most delicious little mini doughnuts.
*I met my friend Rebeka's adorable daughter Cameron, born on Jan 1, 2014, just shortly after the new year began.
*We spent just about every Friday night having fun with family game night.



*Vine Gogh wine and painting night with my friend Salena. 


*I had a very relaxing yoga night out with my MOMS Club friends.
*Amelia and I enjoyed a trip to the Portland Children's Museum and playdates in the park with friends. 
*I started a really fun and inspiring collaboration with [IN]Complete Magazine. Hey Normal Day Shop is contributing the handlettering for the magazine's weekly Words to Live By Wednesday series. 


*My mom (Grams) came to visit for a week of fun that included lots of hanging out, playing with and spoiling Amelia, and eating lots of good food. 
*David and I took Grams up on her offer to babysit and went out for a date night at the delicious Spanish tapas restaurant, Toro Bravo, where we enjoyed the chef's tasting menu. 
*I went to my first meeting of the newly formed Ladies Who Brunch Book Club. We brunched at Jam on Hawthorne and selected our first book, The Snow Child. 


*Amelia, just demonstrating her awesomeness.
*MOMS Club playdate fun with friends. 



*And to round out the month, maybe one of my favorite pictures ever of Amelia.  :)

2014, you've been good to us so far. 





3 comments:

  1. Oh I love this! Such a beautiful montage of your first month of 2014. LOVE that you kicked off the year visiting your friend's New Year's baby, and your daughter is just adorable :) I've been meaning to check out Vine Gogh for a while... thanks for the reminder! May your February be just as sweet and memorable as your January!

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    1. Thank you! You should definitely try out Vine Gogh sometime! It's so much fun!

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  2. What a full month! That last picture is just about the most precious thing ever. Great shot!

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