the beast that is mom guilt comes in many forms. but no forms have compared in magnitude to a recent trip where i was away for exactly 7 days/nights in a row. as luck would (not) have it, a long anticipated girls weekend backed up right into a work trip. don't get me wrong, the time away is sometimes a welcomed full night of sleep, or a meal where no one
first birthdays sure are speciall! with the first little kiddo we made a huge stink with a big celebration and threw a party for a whole lot of people in a nearby park. it really was beautiful, but this time around we knew we wanted to slow things down and really enjoy and reflect on the big milestone that was upon us!
kicked off the new year with a trip to tahoe with a group of close friends!!! one of the biggest benefits of living in the bay area is the close proximity to lake tahoe...a destination all year round regardless of the season! cannot believe our timing for this trip coincided with