• Olivia

    Another Special Day

    Today is yet another special day for our little family. One year ago today, I walked in to our daughter’s room at Children’s Hospital LA to our primary nurse, Brooke, and another nurse standing over my girl. As a parent of a NICU baby, your first thought is “Oh no,…

  • Family,  Olivia

    One Year Ago Today

    I just put Olivia down for a nap and decided to write a little something on this special day. I woke up this morning pretty sore. MJ decided late last night to show off her dancing skills and she enjoyed it so much, she did it all night. My whole…

  • Family,  Olivia,  Vlog

    Olivia’s First Birthday Party!

    We had Olivia’s first birthday party this weekend and it was a huge success, not only with her but for us as well. She was a gem through out the whole thing, but mostly because we put her down for a solid 2 hour nap before people arrived so she…

  • Family,  Motherhood,  Olivia

    We Finally Got Rain

    Yesterday, we finally got some rain here in Sac! As former LA residents, we were very excited to see this rain. It was a great end to a great day. I was treated to a pregnancy massage by my mother in law at the beautiful Wine and Roses Spa in…

  • Blog

    Getting Ready for Baby #2

    A couple weeks ago, we made a trip to our storage unit with all of our belongings to get some things for Baby #2. We figured, get majority of things out that we knew we would use/need in the first month and then take it from there. Luckily we didn’t…

  • Family,  Motherhood,  Olivia

    Happy Birthday Olivia

    I have to admit something I’m not proud of. This day does not hold the greatest memories for me. If you know or have read Olivia’s story on our blog, you will understand. I will say that the day was a good one in general, I got to meet my…

  • Baked Goods,  Blog

    What’s for Dinner?

    In our house, Myke is the cook and I’m the baker. He is always looking for a easy and delicious recipe for us and now that we are a growing family, we need that more than ever. Our classic go to is a lean protein and something green, which is…

  • Blog,  Family,  Motherhood

    In One Week

    In one week I will have a 1 year old child and I will also be 32 weeks pregnant with my second. I still have a hard time wrapping my mind around that first part. I have spent one year raising another human.  When I was young I wondered from…