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Past due

It is definitely past the due date for a new post, I've just been having trouble deciding how I want this blog to be, and what I want it to accomplish. Is it to shed light into my life, or is it just a way for me to get down ideas and thoughts? Perhaps it will become both.

This summer has been flying by, with all this heat and humidity we are certainly not used to in the Northeast. I've always been one to comment on how much I love the warmth and do not love the cold, however I've become accustomed to knowing our summers are more on the mild side. Climate change has definitely reached us up here!

Little O is over one now. She is walking, running, climbing, falling, and everything in between. She is a constant babbler, with some real words and names mixed in there for good measure. A couple of weeks ago I finally made the switch over to cloth diapers, which is something that I wanted to do from the beginning but just never knew where to start. It's been a learning process as to how to make it work, but I'm confident that everything will work out. I will still have some disposable diapers in the house, especially when we are traveling, however I will be cancelling my diaper subscription since I will no longer need so many every month. I bought the cloth diapers secondhand, and while the lady I got them from has a different style preference than I do, we are making due. O doesn't seem to mind either way, but I've heard diaper rash is less common with cloth so I'm sure she will appreciate that.

Hopefully I will remember to use the next few weeks or so to post more regularly and hone in on what I desire this space to be. Bare with me, but I hope I can create something you all can enjoy and brings some light and happiness into your life. Now I'm off to check the garden before a quick cold shower!

Peace and blessings,
Naomi

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