…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 […]

…Play

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play |plā|verb engage in activity for enjoyment and recreation rather than a serious or practical purpose This is one of my favorite families of all time. Stephanie, Caden, Tyler, Grace and Trey exude so much playfulness as a family, that this shoot was so fun for me. We were wet within the first five minutes, so […]

…Reunited

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reunite |ˌrēyoŏˈnīt|verb come together or cause to come together again after a period of separation What better way to rejoin the blogging world then by posting some photos of a day I spent with an old friend. Katie and Liam came to visit California all the way from Montana and I was lucky enough to get […]

…Spring

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spring |spri ng |noun the season after winter and before summer, in which vegetation begins to appear, in the northern hemisphere from March to May and in the southern hemisphere from September to November With the first day of Spring upon us, and with all that the word spring conjures up in my mind, I thought I’d share […]

…Splash

splash |spla sh | noun a spell of moving about in water energetically I took to the slip in slide this week with the girls. I was designated the score keeper, a 1 was not so good and a 5 was spectacular. The Olympics must have really inspired them, especially the gymnastics because they were doing cartwheels, summersaults, and […]

…Passage

passage 1 |ˈpasij| noun the act or process of moving forward A rite of passage. This is what I learned jumping off the Huntington Beach Pier for the Captains of the Junior Guards is all about. Only the Captains get to partake in this “crazy”, but I’m sure pretty exhilarating event. After 8 weeks spent in the Junior […]

…The Bay

bay  |bā|noun a broad inlet of the sea where the land curves inward “Summertime and the livin’s easy.” Showed up at six o’clock to the bay today with Natalie, Vick, Leo, and Erin. Perfect timing, we were the only ones there to enjoy the end of a warm and quiet summer day!  Vick schooled us […]

…Balloons

balloon |bəˈloōn|noun a brightly colored rubber sac inflated with air and then sealed at the neck, used as a children’s toy or a decoration First things first….my friends are rad! This past Sunday thirteen of my favorite people came together for my water balloon party. I was looking to do something different, silly, fun, and childlike […]

…Summer

summer 1 |ˈsəmər|noun the warmest season of the year My summertime adventures thus far are usually spent with three little girls, going to swimming lessons, the beach, parks, or eating lots of ice cream. I’ve also ventured out to Santa Barbara with friends, kayaking, and wine tasting. Here are some of my favorite photos from the last […]

…Favorites

favorite |ˈfāv(ə)rət|adjective preferred before all others of the same kind Now that I’m part of the “cool group” with a new IPhone, my new obsession is the Instagram App. It’s official I’m addicted. Here are a few of my favorites from the past week.