Category Archives: Personal

Maui Family pictures

We hired Karma Hill photography in Maui to take our family pictures in Hawaii. She did such a great job. It is so special to get family pictures somewhere you’ll always remember with such fond memories.

Go on vacation to Germany in Leavenworth, WA

This was one of the most special things we could have done as a family. My husband took me on a carriage ride 10 years ago after he asked me to marry him.  10 years later it was so sentimental to bring our kids on a carriage ride in December (when we were married) with...

Summertime 2012

I love summertime. I love sleeping in and getting to choose what we do every day. I love getting to adventure out and experience new things with family and friends. I must say I’m so proud that I’m actually doing something with my pictures! I made these collages for a book for my kids, but...

chalk fun

I love pinterest and wish I had more time in the day to complete all the projects and ideas I have pinned. I slowly push ideas onto my accomplished list. Here is one of them. It is not my little guys birthday, but since it was good weather and we were out playing with chalk...

Ninjago lego birthday party

Invitations:   Decorations: Ballons galore with Ninjago eyes taped on them. I just got the ninjago eyes image online somewhere and just printed it on cardstock. super easy! Yellow smiley face helium balloons from the dollar store with tissue paper taped over them to look like ninjas. I had tissue paper of all the ninja...

Disneyland princesses

I cannot even begin to say how amazing our trip was to Disneyland. I took my 7 year old little girl and my mom joined us for a girls only trip. It was our first time there since I was 5 years old. We went to do all of the princess stuff together. She was...

Easter 2012

We had such a fun Easter, mainly because it was beautiful outside! The kids and I went to church and then we all went to the park to have an Easter egg hunt and play as a family. Dad below is telling the boundaries of where he hid the eggs in the park and then the...

Photo Challenge: my home – Superhero bedroom

This room belongs to one of the most passionate 6 year olds on the planet. He LOVES superheros, legos, learning about the solar system, and math. Oh how I love this kid.  And one of the most awesome attributes Ty has is that he likes to keep his room clean! He will spend hours organizing...

Photo Challengs: My home – Gallery wall

I think it is going to take me the whole month just to post day #1’s challenge of home.  🙂  I am really excited to share all the things I’ve been working on for months.  My sister made me the most beautiful fabric map of the United States.  She found the idea online, printed the...

Photo challenge: day 3 my smile

This is my smile. And this is what I smile most about. Being with my kids. I asked m daughters teacher if I could bring these little donuts in to make snowmen for their Christmas party. It was so fun. The kids really enjoyed it and the best part is the glow that my daughter...

Palm Springs

What a heavenly trip Palm Springs was for my husband and I. I am grateful to my in-laws who flew our way to take care of the kids for the weekend.  4 days without children in a sunny place with a pool and my husband by my side was a beautiful thing.  I read 2...