Isabel’s First Day of Preschool

Isabel's First Day of Preschool

Life has been so hectic lately that I haven't had a chance to share that Isabel started preschool at the beginning of the month! This is huge for her. She's been wanting to go to school for the longest time, but since preschool is so expensive, we've had to hold off enrolling her until now. ...

Eight Years and Counting…

Mezzaluna Half Moon Bay Bruschetta

Yesterday Paul and I celebrated eight years of marriage. It's hard to believe eight years have passed. It's even harder to believe that I got married at only 23 years old. Now that I'm a mom, 23 just seems too young to be getting married, doesn't it? Paul and I decided on an Italian restaurant ...

A Lifestyle Change

Weight Loss

On February 21, I decided to make a lifestyle change. I've struggled with my weight for years. Even before I became pregnant with Eleanor, I was overweight. The day I gave birth to her, I weighed a whopping 217lbs. Extremely heavy for my 5'3" frame. I weighed 216 when I was pregnant with Isabel and ...

10 Years Ago Today

Paul and Lei

"OMG, we will have known each other for ten years this year!" I said to Paul last month. And after thinking about it more I remembered we met each other in February. "It'll be ten years in February! I bet I can tell you the exact day in Febraury!" "You can't do that. How would you ...

Life Lately

Eleanor

Last Friday I received a phone call from the school district office. I figured they were calling to tell me what time the mini lottery was going to take place, but instead we received some good news to kick off our weekend. While we didn't get our third choice school, they decided to open up a ...