…Pals

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pal |pal| informal noun a friend I love these two. I love them even more growing up as best friends!

…Pier 39

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pier |pi(ə)r| noun a structure leading out from the shore into a body of water Having summer’s off is really working for me! During my time off I promised myself I’d take my son out and do some touristy things. We played in Golden Gate Park, walked across the Golden Gate Bridge, and today took my niece along with us […]

…Golden Gate Park

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park |pärk| noun a large public green area in a town, used for recreation I’m not sure the name of the park I took my niece and nephew to in Golden Gate Park. I called it the “hill park” when I was a kid. Hill park because there was a huge grassy hill that we used to roll […]

…Pie

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pie |pī| noun a baked dish of fruit, or meat and vegetables, typically with a top and base of pastry. To celebrate my Dad’s 68th birthday I held a pie eating contest in his honor. I asked who wanted to take part in a special event without letting them know what they were taking part in. I said […]

…Ravioli

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ravioli |ˌravēˈōlē|noun small pasta envelopes containing ground meat, cheese, or vegetables For the first time at dinner tonight “S” wanted to feed himself. He was adamant about using the fork to stab the ravioli. I tried helping him and he grabbed hold of the fork and the ravioli went flying, It was the first day of many, I’m sure, where food will […]

…Landmark

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landmark |ˈlan(d)ˌmärk|noun an object or feature of a landscape or town that is easily seen and recognized from a distance, esp. one that enables someone to establish their location This summer for the two weeks I have off before I head off to my long vacation down in Southern California I promised myself I’d do some touristy things in San Francisco. I grew up here, but […]

…Summer

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summer  |ˈsəmər|noun the warmest season of the year, in the northern hemisphere from June to August and in the southern hemisphere from December to February On the first weekend, of my first ever summer off, my son and I spent it inside. Both of us were recovering from a knarly cold and cough. Sometimes staying in is just as fun. We […]

Year in Review-“ITS A BABY”

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Needless to say, this has been quite a year. In one year my life has changed so drastically. I recently went on vacation with my friends Natalie and Victoria and their two boys and we all discussed our new year’s resolutions. Before I get into that, here are a few moments I’d like to remember […]

…Finally

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finally [fahyn-l-ee} adverb at the final point or moment; in the end I am a Mom, finally! I am a Mommy to a new baby boy. He came into my world after a very long journey at about 6 AM on a Saturday in April. Well, it’s all over now, at least in photography and […]

…Sunday

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Sunday |ˈsənˌdā|noun the day of the week before Monday and following Saturday This morning Auntie Ree hosted a kickball game for the kids. I was team captain for one side, Lucas for the other. The teams were pretty uneven, but fun. My team, The Giants, consisted of Uncle Eric, pregnant Katie, Grandma, pitcher Caitlin, and outfielder […]