• 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Blog,  Family,  Photography,  Vlog

    Labor Day 2018

    We’ve been a little quiet over here the last week. Two weeks ago, little OJ decided it would be good to practice her swan dive off the couch and ended up having a black eye. I felt awful so I just turned everything off and was just with her for…

  • Family,  Myke

    Myke’s Birthday Celebration

    Myke’s birthday was on Friday and we had quite the celebration planned. About a month ago we saw that Barry Zito was going to be at the Rivercats game here is Sac. Since we want to go to more baseball games, we thought this was a golden opportunity. For those…

  • Family,  Myke

    Happy Birthday Myke!

    My sweet husband. Today is your birthday and I can’t wait to celebrate with you tonight. I’m so happy that you were born today.

  • Blog,  Family,  Motherhood

    We Visited Daddy at Work!

    My mom has her house cleaned every couple weeks and so to get out of their way, I take Olivia out for a few hours. For this particular afternoon’s adventure, we visited Myke at work. We were able to go to his office, meet everyone there, and put names to…

  • Blog,  Family,  Vlog

    Monterey Getaway

    One of the many reasons we are happy to be back in northern California is the travel. We love that you can drive  45 minutes and be at a lake, but still feels like you are hours away. My brilliant in-laws wanted to take Myke and I to Monterey for…