Easter 2015

This was the first Easter I’ve been home since I was in high school. I have so many great memories of Easters with my family as a kid, and it was special to watch Evita and Damian enjoy the holiday “back home” for the first time. It was also Damian’s […]

Christmas 2014

It was Damian’s first Christmas and Eva’s first Christmas in the United States. We spent Christmas Eve and morning at Palmito Ranch, at my dad’s house, where I spent the majority of my Christmases growing up. That made it extra┬áspecial. I really wanted to be able to take the kids […]

7/52 {pregnancy/baby/life updates}

Eva running around at the beach on Monday, which ended up being gorgeous day. Eva eating lunch with her great-grandmother, my Mamo. Left: Eva playing dressup with the Minnie Mouse outfit my mom got her. / Right: Eva in another outfit she approves of. My mom’s birthday is on Valentine’s […]

Eva’s Second First Birthday Party

Although Eva already had a first birthday party back in Tanzania, my step-mom decided to throw a small one here so that family could spoil celebrate with her. It took place last Saturday at my Dad’s house. Eva loved it, and she seemed to have had way more fun than […]