life of di.

the ramblings of a wife, mommy (soon-to-be), foodie, runner and follower of Christ.

Welcome Charlotte Rose.

Our sweet girl, Charlotte Rose Boden, arrived on Tuesday afternoon at 4:50PM. Marty and I couldn’t be more smitten. She is quite a hearty eater and -so far- seems to … Continue reading

November 7, 2014 · 40 Comments

Baby Boden: The Third Trimester.

THIRD TRIMESTER RECAP: SYMPTOMS: The usual third trimester symptoms: lack of sleep, belly pain, exhaustion. It is so difficult trying to sleep on my side. At this point, she has dropped … Continue reading

October 20, 2014 · 30 Comments

Baby Boden: Maternity Photos.

As of today, we only have four more weeks until Baby Boden is due to arrive! Whoo-hoo! I’m definitely a ball of emotions right now as we continue to make last-minute preparations. Since the clock … Continue reading

October 7, 2014 · 21 Comments

Bless This Nest.

This past Saturday, friends and family gathered to celebrate our sweet girl (who will be making her appearance in five weeks or less – whoohoo!) My mom and sister put … Continue reading

September 30, 2014 · 21 Comments

Baby Boden: The Second Trimester.

I realized that I’m almost at week thirty-four and have yet to recap the second trimester of my pregnancy. I figured I should probably get around to doing so before it’s … Continue reading

September 25, 2014 · 24 Comments

So Long Summer, Hello Fall.

Fall has always been my favorite season. The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale. – … Continue reading

September 18, 2014 · 15 Comments

End of Summer Book Report.

It’s been a little over a month since I completed my nanny position and ever since then I could summarize my daily happenings in one word: books. I’ve mentioned before that Marty and I … Continue reading

September 5, 2014 · 12 Comments

A Backyard Bridal Shower.

Last Saturday afternoon, family and friends gathered to celebrate my cousins upcoming wedding. I’ve been to several bridal showers but I have to say this may have been my favorite! I … Continue reading

September 2, 2014 · 16 Comments

A Baby Shower Fit for a Bookworm.

For nearly three years, I’ve been attending a fabulous book club composed of women from my previous church. While I don’t attend that church anymore, it has been a great way … Continue reading

August 25, 2014 · 15 Comments


Of The Moment.

I think I miss her being in my belly more than she does. Look at all that room to stretch out! #babyboden1 #charlotterose Had to dash outside to capture Charlotte's first snow day! ❄️ #babyboden1 #columbus I'm loving my mornings lately. #babyboden1 #newborn #charlotterose Charlottes first trip to IKEA was a success! #sollybabywrap #babyboden1 #newborn Charlotte is one week old today!Time is flying by! Trying to soak up every moment with her as a newborn. #babyboden1 Five days old! Loving my new role as mama to Miss Charlotte. She is a hearty eater, loves being swaddled and having her diapers changed by daddy ☺️ #babyboden1 #charlotterose #newborn ...and then there were three! Headed home! 🏡 #babyboden1 #charlotterose I love today. #babyboden1 Our sweet girl, Charlotte Rose Boden, made her arrival at 4:50PM this evening. We couldn't be more smitten with all 8.2lbs, 19.5 inches of her! 👶🎀#babyboden1 His reaction when I told him this may be the last walk with just the two of us...#mrroscoe #autumnwalks 🍂 Let's walk this babe out. 👟#babybump #babyboden1 Trick-or-Treat 2014: Handed out candy to the neighborhood kiddos, enjoyed homemade black bean chili + cornbread for dinner and watched 'The Nightmare Before Christmas' to end our evening. 🎃👻 #happyhalloween #trickortreat2014

2014 Reading Challenge

2014 Reading Challenge
Diane has read 19 books toward her goal of 55 books.

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