home additions

It’s crazy to think we have already lived in this space for almost 2.5 years. A little tidbit about me: I have never in my life lived in one residence for more than 3 years. But since it doesn’t look like we’re moving into another space anytime soon (hello exorbitant living expenses in California!), we’re […]

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christmas elf

My grandmother sent my niece a little Christmas dress for her birthday, so naturally we had to have a little Christmas themed shoot. She’s not as enthusiastic about taking pictures as I am, but she humored me for a few minutes to get some shots. It was all by chance that her bow matched the […]

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christmas kipling

The past two years we haven’t been able to spend Christmas with Kipling, and it makes me sad each time. At least I can be reassured by the fact that she is staying with our neighbor, who not only spoils her, but has a dog for her to play with as well. My husband helped […]

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oh christmas tree

Can you believe Christmas is just a short two days away? I always lament the ending of the season, so I’m going to relish in all of the Christmas cheer these next few days. One thing that has made me happy every day this season is our Christmas tree. I think I’ve discovered it’s just […]

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things that make me happy

Here are some things that have been making me happy lately. 🙂 A Christmas tree full of presents underneath (only a few are for us). My “Merrily Bear” I’ve had since I was a little girl…resting high out of Kipling’s reach. A new snow family we picked up while in Big Bear and Kipling’s Santa […]

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