Holidays · Motherhood · Parenthood

Christmas Update

Our Christmas was so nice. We stayed home, just the three of us. Christmas is a lot calmer since living in Portland. Our families are in California and we haven’t had them here to celebrate the holidays with us… yet. One of our traditions for Christmas morning is opening our stockings in bed. I love… Continue reading Christmas Update

Motherhood · Parenthood

Back to work???

Sometimes I miss working sooo much. I miss socializing and eating lunch without assisting my tiny human with eating his lunch. I also miss what i did for a living (orthodontic assistant) The other day my friend sent me a Craigslist posting for an Ortho assistant that was basically too good to be true. It’s… Continue reading Back to work???

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Oregon Zoo Lights

We went to Oregon Zoo Lights for the first time last weekend, and it was so much fun! The day we chose to go ended up being perfect, because it wasn’t raining! We had to take advantage of that so we could enjoy it more, especially since the forecast for the coming days were all… Continue reading Oregon Zoo Lights

Holidays · Motherhood · Parenthood

Hunting for the perfect tree

The Sunday after Thanks Giving we decided to get our Christmas tree! Since moving to Oregon, we have started the tradition of cutting down our own Christmas tree. It’s so much fun to walk through all the trees searching for the perfect one. We inadvertently ended up going to the tree farm we went to… Continue reading Hunting for the perfect tree