The moments leading up to Easter have been busy around here.
As the spring flowers continue to reveal their beauty, I've been cherishing the firsts in his little life.
Normally this would have been a time for dragging boxes of Easter decor from the attic for me.
But, when asked if I'd like to accompany them to the park to let him crawl on the grass for the first time... it's off we go. As the sun warmed our bodies, watching him explore the great big outdoors warmed my heart.
As Easter drew nearer and I felt the need to be making the menu and grocery list, the idea for joining him for his first Easter Egg Hunt seemed like a much more appealing idea so... off we go again.
Here it is almost Easter and the bins never came out of the attic.
Instead I picked up a few Easter plants (that will later be planted in the garden) to decorate the table. A pink tablecloth, a bowl of colored eggs, bowls of colorful candy and a few pastel candles. So simple and yet still festive.
The carrot cake has been baked and will have a dual purpose this year. Happy Birthday to me :). Ha... how's that for a shameless plug? I'm celebrating another year today... a year filled with joy and love and also a year of treasuring the moments.
I saved one carrot for Peanut. Tomorrow she officially becomes a teenager. It's taken her awhile to warm up to Jaxson, but for the most part they are now friends
Well, I guess it's time for me to finish up my food preparations.
I've been missing my blogging time and hope to get back to visiting you all soon. Until then I want to wish each of you a very