We never knew…

by erin on January 3, 2017


our family wasn’t complete, until we met this one and his brother!

Sweet kitty love. SO GOOD.




Our church rocks!

by erin on December 21, 2016





San Juan Bauptista | Mission Trip 4th Grade

December 6, 2016

Working full time with littles has been the BEST thing I’ve done since I’ve become a Mom, and also the most exhausting! I don’t get to go on all the field trips anymore, and so grateful to have gone to this one! Love this group! xo Erin

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This girl…

November 27, 2016

is ALL heart. ON her sleeve. 24/7. And I just LOVE her with every thing I am! Even at 4am when she is asking if she was born yet, and if she is older yet, or if it’s time for school, church, belt testing and/or whatever her anxious little heart is feeling! Happy happy birthday […]

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Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend | November 2016

November 13, 2016

Such a special trip for just me and my double digit girl! This was our second Disney race together…last year’s Avengers 5k and now this year’s Captain America 5k. Joined with our sweet friends! She rode all her favorites and then some: Hyperspace, Buzz, Tower of Terror After Dark, Luigi’s, Screamin, Soarin….so much more! We […]

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This is what 20 looks like. LIFE IS GOOD.

November 2, 2016

Celebrating with my one and only in beautiful Carmel! Last spring, Brian took a Food and Wine tour with his team, and after Disneyworld, we were looking forward to a quiet celebration. Perfect weekend away in Carmel, with a 3.4 mile walk and some amazing fresh and creative dishes with wine pairings!

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Fourth graders rock! | A Walk Through California

October 11, 2016
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Santa Rosa HALF Marathon | August 2016

October 5, 2016

I started running September of 2012. I ran my first half marathon in October of 2014. Since then, I have run a total of 6 half marathons, and this one right here in Santa Rosa, I am the most proud of since I ran it SOLO!! Dinner and drinks with good friends the night before… […]

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Two more of my favorites…

September 30, 2016
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Disneyworld | June 2016

September 22, 2016

With the help of a very dear friend, who planned it all for us, including making us some amazing dining reservations….this was the absolute BEST family of four vaca yet!! The conversations, laughter, and tears during those sweet meals were such amazing two hour bits of time for us! To soak in all that we […]

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