Tag Archives: Family

…she had so many children she didn’t know what to do!

Lucky for us, we live in a nice big shoe. But all these kids – they’re faster than us, smarter than us, and worst of all – we’re now outnumbered. Fortunately, they’re all perfectly behaved. 😬 These two California transplants … Continue reading

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xoxo moms.

It is the hardest job in the world. It is the BEST job in the world. Soaring joy and sometimes crushing heartbreak, theirs or yours,  and long after they are raised and gone you are still on your knees either … Continue reading

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Family Album: The Umpteenth Day of Christmas…

It’s not a day, it’s a season, right? And we wrung every last bit of holly and ivy and mistletoe and ho ho ho out of the holiday. There was food. There was fun. There were animals of all varieties … Continue reading

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Family Album: Acting Like Third Graders

Taking a little detour from the Italy travelogue to bring you breaking news from Grandparents’ Day in the OC. So much fun for me and the CE to be with the OC fam and get a peek inside the world … Continue reading

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Past Forward

The years just fly by. Daniel was three and still wearing footie pajamas and Taylor was six years old and blanketed with chickenpox the day we moved into this house. Fast forward to 2015: Daniel just turned 25 and Taylor, … Continue reading

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Family Album: “Oh No, Not Them Again!”

Like the bad pennies we are, we turned up again last weekend, all smiles, in Newport Beach. For couples like Tina and John, who get to live the dream on Lido Isle it’s only fair that they should have to … Continue reading

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Family Album: Somebunnies Visited for Easter

It’s hard to believe we have lived two decades in this big old house. Where do the years go? So many memories – and now another generation of little feet pitter-pattering across the floor.  How lucky we are! We are … Continue reading

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