Category Archives: Eating

Lillian Turns TWO!

Our sweet and feisty Lilly Belle turned two this month! It’s hard to believe that two years ago she was a tiny (well, she still is tiny) NICU surgery baby. She’s come so far! She is very headstrong, but very … Continue reading

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Winter & Spring Holidays

Before children, we celebrated, like, two holidays a year. Well, maybe we celebrated more, but just with booze and parties. Now, it seems like we make a bigger deal out of more holidays every year, and this year was no … Continue reading

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A Winter Sunday in Laguna

We love Laguna Beach in the winter. There are no crowds. There’s a cool ocean breeze. There is no traffic. It’s clear and feels spacious and lovely. So, a few weeks ago, we drove down Laguna Canyon Rd., stopped to … Continue reading

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Showtime!

A few weeks ago, I took Vivian on a special date up to Hollywood to see Aladdin at the Pantages theater. We had great seats and both loved the performance (the Genie stole the show!). It was so cool to … Continue reading

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MLK Weekend 2018: Rides, a Hike, & Strawberries

The girls and I had a long three-day weekend in mid January to celebrate and honor the late Martin Luther King, Jr. Although I reflected on his vast contributions to the civil rights movement and to our larger society (and … Continue reading

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Rawr!

We rang in 2018, well, by sleeping. But when we woke up, we packed up the truck and headed south to spend the day with our friends at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. My mom was still in town … Continue reading

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Holiday NorCal Trip

At the end of last summer, prior to Dan knowing that I was pregnant with our third child, he arranged a romantic overnight trip for the two of us in the Napa Valley in mid-December. He booked a night at … Continue reading

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