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Day 131: Nieces and Links

We had a regular day, followed by a super busy night which included lots of cousin excitement. I could write an essay about how grateful I am to have been the last one in my family to have kids, and that my brother's kids are girls. His 13- and 11-year-old daughters pretty much take care of my kids whenever we are together. Tonight they got everyone in their jammies and helped them brush teeth. Winning! One of my favorite bloggers once said that the top baby thing she'd recommend for a first-time mom was an 8-year-old girl. Truth!

So since I'm tired and I barely even remember what happened today, here are a few links for you.

Podcasts! I firmly believe that everyone needs more of the sweet, soothing baritone of Father John Nepil in their lives. Today, I re-listened to The Four Temperaments podcast. I'm obsessed with the temperaments. And last week, I listened to this one about Moms. Both excellent. Take a listen.

Music! I haven't ever listened to anyone else's playlist on Spotify. I keep forgetting that I'm not too old to discover new (to me) music. Today I listened to the one Haley at Carrots for Michaelmas made, and I enjoyed it muy macho. Check it out.


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