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April 30, 2020

Spring has sprung in California, and while it’s easy to curl up under a blanket and enjoy being cooped up inside when it’s drizzly and overcast out. It’s a lot harder to spend consecutive quiet weeks at home when it’s sunny and beautiful out! This next week is foretasted to be in the 90's, so I thought it would be the perfect time to utilize our outdoor space (a large...

December 6, 2019

Let's face it. Kids get soooo many fun toys, puzzles and books over the holidays, it can get a little overwhelming. I always find myself as a mother, looking for high quality toys that will stand the test of time, and stand out in the sea of colorful, flashing, music-playing presents they will have in their possession by the end of December.

November 3, 2019

I love a good tablescape. Even when we aren't hosting a big holiday dinner, it's always so fun for me to change up the decor in our dining room to match the season. This year's set-up is easily my favorite one yet. I went with neutral tones -- grays, browns, blues and of course lots of greenery, to tie in to the colors of the kitchen that sits adjacent to our d...

September 10, 2019

Becoming a mom has made me anxious about capturing and storing memories. Like... when I think about it for too long, I end up on a google-searchathon at 2am, trying to find the best cloud-based photo storage system (I can thank pregnancy-insomnia for that one). But digital storage aside, nothing beats a beautiful photobook you can cherish and look back on, for years to com...

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