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July 24, 2018

We've been hearing about Lake Ruth for years. Jordan's sweet aunt spent summers up at the lake with her family from the time she was a little girl (with no TV or telephones, I might add), and went on to enjoy the beautiful lake and make lifelong memories with her own children throughout the years.

May 8, 2018

I’ll be honest – I was a little scared to go to Mexico the week leading up to our trip. So scared, that I Googled all sorts of travel safety tips and actually wrote a will in case we didn’t make it back. Isn’t it crazy the things you think about after having a kid? I’ve never been so responsible in my life! But with the violence in Cancun escalating, I wanted to make sure...

April 24, 2018

Let's take a moment to reflect on the fact that I am making a packing list that doesn't involve a single diaper or booster seat. That's right... Jordan and I are taking an adults-only trip to Cancun with a couple of friends, and we couldn't be more excited! Yes... I am dreading being away from Ava for 5 days (the longest length of time yet), and I'm alr...

March 21, 2018

The name Venice Beach probably conjures up images of an overly-tan man, roller skating down a boardwalk with a Speedo two sizes too small. But today friends, I’m going to show you another part of Venice… The part where we take visiting friends and family members to show them some of the best shopping and tastiest food around... The part that is easily my favorite neighborh...

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