Category Archives: Family

Happy birthday Bits

Two years ago, I first held you in my arms. Today you are running, laughing and soaring. You will always be my baby, Fitzgerald.

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Camp Branstad 2018

Um, I think I just now have fully recuperated from this year’s Camp Branstad… It was a very special Camp Branstad this year. Over this past year, 1/5 of the participants have been living in China. We were so happy … Continue reading

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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2018: faves for mama

EEK! It’s HERE! Today officially kicks off the annual Nordstrom Anniversary Sale! If you are a Nordies cardholder, you can shop the sale NOW! All items will be open to the general public starting July 20. Don’t sit back and wait … Continue reading

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Download: Fourth of July 2018

Um, can I please have one more picture perfect day on the boat please? Oh, and another full night’s sleep too. And more caffeine. Ok, thanks.  

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Download: Memorial Day Weekend 2018

I always come back to the office the Tuesday after a three-day weekend needing just ONE. MORE. DAY. How about you? We had a blast at the lake this weekend with family. So much so that both of the boys … Continue reading

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Download: Easter 2018

Easter weekend has come and gone and this bunny could use a break. This week has been one of those that I feel like I’m scraping by – barely making it through each day. My balance between work and home … Continue reading

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Southern California // part three

Now that we have the kid-friendly places covered, I thought I would share a few places that the adults snuck away to that I found to be absolutely delightful! First up is the cutest little coffee shop I’ve ever seen, … Continue reading

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