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Interests: life. art. gym. toddler-life. westies. marriage. family. photography. music. scrapbooking. shopping. color.
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Value my relationships with friends and family. I do, but I mean truly VALUE them and consciously take time to nurture them and make time for the people who I hold close. Value my time with Ellis, Adam, and Henry.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2016 at LiFe {unscripted}
Since the girl could talk, anytime I would mention that it was someone's birthday, she would immediately reply in inquiry, "CAAAAKE??!!!" As in, will there be cake?! The few months leading up to her third birthday, she really had not... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2016 at LiFe {unscripted}
technically, three and three weeks + two days. I wanted to share her birthday party for three weeks now. I am still planning on it, but I just came across this blog written so beautifully and delicately. I feel like... Continue reading
Posted Mar 22, 2016 at LiFe {unscripted}
I mentioned that I finally completed this homemade memory game on FB/IG earlier this week. I started it last summer but never made the time to finish it until this last week during spring break. Lucky for me, Ellis is... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2016 at LiFe {unscripted}
We've been trying to improve/change Ellis' bedtime routine for the past couple of weeks. Since we took the railing down from her crib, and a now in her own twin bed, I decided to try something new. Less stimulation with... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2016 at LiFe {unscripted}
Lately, if I happen to get onto Henry for barking in the house, or pawing (scratching) at my legs because he wants me to pick him up - there's a little voice that scolds me with, "Hey! That's my Bubba!... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2016 at LiFe {unscripted}
And for a split second, as I looked at her through the glow on my phone - iTunes playing our bedtime songs - and the glow coming from her nightlight... I saw this baby. I could not stop the tears... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2016 at LiFe {unscripted}
"Once in a while, when it's good It'll feel like it should When you're all still around And you're still safe and sound And you don't miss a thing Till you cry when you're driving away in the dark" Lyrics... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2016 at LiFe {unscripted}
from the 34th List. 11. Over the past year, I took an online course over Adobe Illustrator (Illustrator 100: Essentials), and is still slowly (very slowly) making my way through the second course (Illustrator 210: Illustrating). I switched over to... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2015 at LiFe {unscripted}
It's a part of parenthood that is hard for me. To relax. Sure I finally relax at the end of each day. But during the day - is it possible to relax knowing that there are a million things I... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2015 at LiFe {unscripted}
I found these photos this past summer in my scrapbook drawer. Lots of good memories came back like it was just yesterday. But it wasn't just yesterday. These photos were taken a long time ago… Back when I used to... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2015 at LiFe {unscripted}
so sorry for just replying to you - I used the Saw Tooth ring hangers - the nails just tap in gently to hold the saw tooth on, and then just a regular picture frame hook to hang on the wall. Here is the link: Hope this helps!
Sherry, I don't. I would love to say that I could, but I just don't have the time to sew right now. The summer time is my only time to sew as a teacher during the school year :)
Toggle Commented Oct 27, 2015 on Onesie Quilt at LiFe {unscripted}
Interrupting my 34th List topics, for a couple of special moments we've had this week. I taught her her very first knock-knock joke yesterday. It's an oldie, but goodie for this time of year - and now will forever be... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2015 at LiFe {unscripted}
:) Thank you! Glad you enjoy reading! Love you.
Toggle Commented Oct 2, 2015 on 7 & 8 at LiFe {unscripted}
from the 34 list 9. Craving a trip back to Seattle with Adam. Last year around this time, we were planning our first trip together to Seattle. I had been once - a long time ago - what feels like... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2015 at LiFe {unscripted}
from the 34 list 7. Since I wrote about scrapbooking yesterday, it's fitting that number 7 today is about printing out photos. Back when Ellis turned 2, I created a number two out of photos for her party. I had... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2015 at LiFe {unscripted}
from the 34 List 5. I have been purposely making time to scrapbook again. The kits have been coming monthly, and sometimes they stack up (sadly). But when I finally make time to go through them and play - it... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2015 at LiFe {unscripted}
From the 34 List 3. There was a brief period after Ellis turned one that she didn't want to "rock-a-baby" (as we call it) before bed. She just wanted me to put her in her bed and sing a song... Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2015 at LiFe {unscripted}
Oh, I'm fighting back the tears. Beautiful. Just beautiful :)
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I started my list of 34 things like these past few posts, and then life stepped on the accelerator and the list got left in my laptop bag. And I'm okay with that. Because it stayed in my bag, I... Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2015 at LiFe {unscripted}
On Wednesday, it poured rain nearly all morning and early afternoon. By the time it was time to take Henry on his evening walk around the neighborhood, the streets had puddled very nicely. We left the house with Henry on... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2015 at LiFe {unscripted}
"You make what doesn't matter fade to grey." Mother's Day 2015. I shot a wedding the day/night before so I wanted to really soak up the day with my babes. And that we did. We watched Dora first thing together... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2015 at LiFe {unscripted}
Doctor said a couple more weeks - just to be on the safe side. It does mean, however, that at our next appointment, the cast will be removed. So on the bright side, at least we have a date! I... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2015 at LiFe {unscripted}
April 2015 April 2014 After a failed attempt of trying to sneak a nap - and by "sneak" I mean "trick" Ellis into taking a power nap - late in the afternoon, we quickly decided to go for drive out... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2015 at LiFe {unscripted}