Gilroy Gardens NEW Water Oasis + DISCOUNT!

Summer is almost here and living in sunny California has so many perks! One of our favorite spots to beat the heat has always been Gilroy Gardens theme park, which is only about 20 minutes away from us. We love their Water Oasis, which I have posted about in the past. Well, I have some…

Summer Travels :: Meeting My New Nephew

My sister and I have always been extremely close. Since we were young, we would talk about remaining close and living near each other forever. We always planned on having children around the same time, and raising them to be close just like us. Unfortunately, life can sometimes get in the way of your childhood plans.…

Family Photo shoot :: Shayne Turns ONE!

I wanted to share some of my favorite photos from our recent family photo shoot documenting Shayne turning a year old! These photos were taken by the very talented Jaime Hayes at a local park. I just love how they turned out! Jaime was able to capture Kolton and Shayne in some of their cutest…

Shayne’s Very Hungry Caterpillar 1st Birthday

Shayne loves books! We read to her every night, and as soon as she sees her book, she squeals with delight. One of her favorites is Eric Carle's The Very Hungry Caterpillar. She loves the colors and beautiful pictures so I decided it would be an adorable first birthday theme! I knew with this theme, the…