Category Archives: Life

15 days and 308 days

Sometimes it feels like his baby days are just slipping through my fingers. I decided to try wear him in the Moby again today and thoroughly enjoyed that he let me ♥.

Apparently mommyhood has made me the wasp-chasing type

On April 14, 2013, Posted by , In Life,Parenting,Photography, With No Comments

At breakfast this morning, Louie asked, “Do we have a fly? How did it get in here?” I responded, “Yeah, I think it’s behind the blinds.” By the sound of its banging against the blinds and window and the loud buzzing, I was sure it was one of those huge,…

Late Night Mommyhood

On April 11, 2013, Posted by , In Charlie Bastian,Life,Parenting,Photography, With No Comments

(Photo via Instagram) Charlie’s food is prepared and labelled in the fridge. The dishwasher is running, and clean baby dishes are on the drying rack. Multiple drinking vessel options have been set out—hopefully one works! And my pumping bottles ready to go in the cooler. I’m nursing Charlie, and it’s…

Mommy-ing an Earth Baby

On January 23, 2013, Posted by , In Charlie Bastian,Parenting,Photography,Self-Discovery, By , With No Comments

The deeper into mommyhood I get, the more I worry that I don’t really know what I’m doing. I’m sure of only two things: (1) I love him so much that at times it’s overwhelming, and (2) he makes me want to be so much better than I am. (Posted…

Charlie with his Great Grandma

On January 20, 2013, Posted by , In Charlie Bastian,Family,Photography, By , , With No Comments

Every time someone came up to Charlie while she was holding him, Nanay would say, “He doesn’t like you” (hindi ka niya gusto). I wish they could have had more time together in this world. (Posted via Instagram)

Grandkids on His Handlebars

My dad asked Louie to paint his handlebars with the names of his grandchildren. So Louie painted *all* of their names: Divinity, Jayden, Sky, Jayme, Calvin, Rainbow, Kimora, Jayde, Gaelen, Kihana, Charlie, and Pixel. I added the quote, “Great fathers get promoted to grandfathers” on the left side.

The 5th Belongs to Calvin: My two boys

I “stole” this image from the hubby to post because seeing Charlie hold big brother Calvin’s urn makes my heart ache and swell at the same time. Happy 5th Calvin. (Posted via Instagram)

Hire my husby

On December 15, 2012, Posted by , In Charlie Bastian,Family,Louie,Photography, With No Comments

Dear friends: If you have any leads for an illustrator, graphic artist, 2D animator, or similar position, I have an awesome candidate who also happens to be the co-creator of this amazing ball of sweetness. (Posted via Instagram)