Labor Day Weekend

Long weekends are always the best because I feel like we can be productive and still have time to do fun activities, like go to the lake. We started Saturday off with what is becoming our usual routine of going to Noah’s Bagels and Starbucks for breakfast. We had to go to Nordstrom to get … More Labor Day Weekend

Morning Routine

Every morning seems like a fire drill. The rush to get everyone ready and out the door by 7am is a total struggle. I am by no means a morning person, and it usually takes me a good 15 minutes before I can even function. Up until very recently, I have let Ciaran wake up … More Morning Routine

Weekend Fun

Ciaran was out of town this weekend at a rugby tournament, so Harlow and I were on our own. We went to my dad’s lake on Saturday (where we spend most weekends actually) and spent the day swimming, playing in the sand, riding golf carts (her absolute favorite) and running around the grass like a … More Weekend Fun


With motherhood comes judgment. From the second you tell someone you are pregnant the interrogation begins. Will you breast feed or formula feed? Epidural or au natural?  Will you co-sleep or have your baby in a crib/bassinet? If your answer does not fall in line with that particular person’s perspective of what they think is … More Judgment

Easter 2012

Easter 2012 was magically blissful filled with the sounds of children’s excitement and laughter, to die for weather and amazing food all shared with the family. The day started with breakfast at my brother’s house and an Easter egg hunt for his two older kids. Watching my niece be so determined to find more eggs … More Easter 2012

Home Sweet Home

I am excited to say that we are officially home owners. This is something we have talked about and worked hard to accomplish for a few years now. We bought a cute little two bedroom two bath condo in suburbia California, but the suburban life style isn’t too bad. 🙂 I enjoy my proximity to … More Home Sweet Home