Thanksgiving 2015

I feel like we have finally hit the sweet spot for Thanksgiving.

What I mean is, we have finally figured out exactly what works for us…how many days to travel, what hotels to stay at along the way, what to do when we are in Monterrey, and how to really take in and savor […]

Girl Scouts: Hiking

Dayla is a Girl Scout again this year, her first year as a Brownie scout. It is both strange and exciting to watch her be a part of something that meant so much to me in my life as a girl. I do hope that she treasures her memories as a Girl Scout when she […]


I don’t know I want to document this, but I do. My clock died. My dream machine to be exact. I know it is just a clock. But, in a strange way, I feel sad saying goodbye to this clock.


This clock I have had as long as I can remember. I am not […]

Sebastian Turns 4

My first boy. My Sebastian. You turned 4 today.

I can honestly say that I have thanked God for you almost every day for the last 4 years. I will probably remind you every year for the rest of your life how we hoped and prayed for you. How your sister prayed to God […]

Monkey Boy!

You will never guess what August discovered all on his own….


We introduced Dayla to what a “selfie” is and how to do it.

After 30 pictures of herself…I had to also introduce her to what “photo bomb” means.

I love having fun with my girl.