Growing up, I remember Easter as being a time I wore a pretty white dress and hunted for boiled eggs. While I understood the religious importance of the holiday, I never quite got where hunting eggs and bunnies fit into the mix. So when I got older and saw my mom friends gifting their children [...]
Mom friends, how many of us have them? Surprisingly, not a lot! I find it bizarre that we encourage our children to make friends, and we invest time and effort into nurturing their social development, but we don't do the same for ourselves. We can blame the disconnect on social media, but as someone in [...]
Last weekend I celebrated the launch of my blog with close family and friends. It was a gorgeous day in Northern California, a nice surprise since the forecast called for rain! This was supposed to be a "simple lunch," but obviously I lack self control when it comes to decor.. oops? As promised, here are some pictures, enjoy!