Don’t Forget to Play

“Life is more fun if you play games.” ― Roald Dahl Happy Easter Weekend =) We did an Easter Egg hunt with Jamisen. He was beyond euphoric about the whole […]

Sun, Surf, Sand and Babies

“Laughter is an instant vacation.”  – Milton Berle We recently took a family trip to Hawaii with Grandma and Grandpa Faiola. My Dad had a medical conference and invited us […]

New Creative Outlets and Rivalries

One of the joys I have in life is creating; it’s how I got into soapmaking. I love crafts of all types (don’t believe me? My crafty boards on Pinterest […]

Bundle Up

“While I relish our warm months, winter forms our character and brings out our best.” – Tom Allen

Kiss Kiss

“Brothers and sisters are as close as hands and feet.” — Vietnamese Proverb This week has been such a whirlwind. Chris and the kids got hit pretty hard last week […]

Honoring our Vets

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” -John F. Kennedy

Rocking Horses on Concrete

It is officially fall in the Pacific Northwest. And, while I’m extremely sad about this (summer is my favorite time of year), it does make some really gorgeous photos and […]

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