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New Years Resolutions + A Must Try Apple Pie

2016 was a year full of growing pains. I can’t say I hated it — it brought our sweet, sweet boy, a fun trip to Disneyland, and many wonderful memories with our growing girl. I started school again and became a full time SAHM, both of which came with their own challenges but are undoubtedly… Continue reading New Years Resolutions + A Must Try Apple Pie

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Our Christmas Mini Session with Stephanie Ratto Photography

I am one of those super photo-obsessed people who wishes I could document every minute of my life with an Instagram perfect picture. There’s just something about looking at photographs that makes me feel grounded and brings me back so clearly to the moment when the photo was taken. If we could afford it, I… Continue reading Our Christmas Mini Session with Stephanie Ratto Photography

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Birth Story of Pippin Oliver James + Some Post-Partum Essentials

I’m sitting here holding my tiny precious boy, a little blown away by the fact that he’s already been in my arms for a full week. Although I had no doubt, this one week has already made up for the nine months of hell we went through.  One week of the sweetest blue-eyed stare, one… Continue reading Birth Story of Pippin Oliver James + Some Post-Partum Essentials