This season ruffles are everywhere, I think we all are obsessed! It's fun and flirty. Zara has an array of styles that carry the ruffle trend.Read More
I know we just finished Easter and now Mothers and Fathers Day is quickly approaching. I have a great gift idea that is perfect for any spring and summer wardrobe. It’s a unique watch by JORD Watches. They are focused on creating timepieces that are modeled after a modern lifestyle. Beautiful crafted watches for the modern and classic individual.Read More
Last week we hosted a Spring Lunch kicking off the easter/ spring season. We invited some of my mommy friends along with their precious little ones. The day couldn't have been more perfect. After a week of storms the shine was shinning bright and it was a perfect day to gather and enjoy a lovely lunch and egg hunt with the littles.Read More
This week I attend the sweetest Galentine Party for local influencers in the Bay Area. Hosted by my dear friend Crystal Carabajal in her beautiful home. She designed and decorated the space in the prettiest pink tones. So comfy and welcoming for us all.Read More
When it comes to love, actions speak louder then words. Children see and learn what love is by how we love, respect and treat those close and strangers.
The mail man, the cashier, a homeless and people from different cultures. With the recent news and events that have been happening, my prayer is that they learn to love and be respectful to all.Read More
When it comes to Christmas I try to keep it modern with a touch of rustic. It gives a cozy warm feel to the home. Not pictured is a smaller tree near our tv that is the kids tree, they can put their color ornaments and the and toys. I tell them that its theirs to decorate and the one in the dining room is the family tree.Read More
Well we got there and sure enough my kiddos went up the mountain and fell in love with a Douglas Fur. So much for prepping David. haha I didn't want to be that mom breaking their christmas tree dreams. so here you have it, a big fluffy 8' Douglas fur and all its glory.Read More
This year we hosted Thanksgiving with my side of the family a week earlier. Thanksgiving day we spend it with my in laws in their home. Being my first Thanksgiving in our home I wanted it to feel like fall, warm and cozy.Read More
I was asked recently by a friend; "how can I throw a small party on a budget in my home"?
I thought of Pink's 5th Birthday party and how I kept it small but still gave her what she asked for a "My Little Pony Party". This whole birthday was purchased on Amazon, yes amazon... oh how I looove me some amazon. I planned it from the comfort of my bed.Read More
The idea of Amiga's Cafe has always been gathering women. Not only from our church but also women from our community to come together and celebrate friendship.Read More
Our first PopUp dinner and it was amazing. A couple of our friends have previously attended and we thought it was definitely something we wanted to do.
The idea of of PopUp Events started with Garrett and Nicole of Hand Made Events in 2011 while they were living just north of San Francisco.Read More
The crown Princess Elena will embark on her greatest journey as the leader and protector of Avalor. Not only is she a princess, she’s a Latina, a sister and a friend!Read More
To gather is to assemble, congregate, round up. Something happens when you gather with people that are willing to have fun and create a memory. In reality when someone asks you for lunch or to attend an life event, you are selecting to spend time quality time with the person/group and invest in getting to know them.Read More
"mommy guilt" lets face it, it's something us mom's feel on a daily basis and it's "okay" at an extent. balancing life for us women runs deep with in us, we are built with the "multitasking" bone.Read More
With valentines day looming and everyone starting to stress about their plans. I want to put the break on "valentines" day. We usually hear an occasional "it's not about the day that matters" and then you have the others that will just go gung ho and buy every flower insight.Read More
For a while now i've been meaning to write this post. it's been marinating in my heart and hanging out in my mind for a while. recently, personally i've found myself in a stand still. it's honestly never-ever, ever happen to me before. i found myself stuck not knowing how to move forward with my goals. i've always been the type of person that is a "go getter" and found it easy to fight for what i wanted. but with the curve balls that life brings, i felt stuck. something inside of me just felt un moveable. i started to feel like that was my new reality and slowly allowing myself to accept it.
Recently I've been focusing on a personal growth plan. One of the areas has been; changing the way I think and speak on a daily basis. It's happen many times, I'm in a situation and doubt falls into my mind and I end up voicing the doubt or fear.Read More
Happy January and the beginning of the new year! Doing a fun round up of some go to products to keep us motivated and on track on those resolutions.Read More
Tis the season, it's defiantly the most wonderful time of the year. I'm excited to share our 2015 holiday photos, taken by the lovely Minden Rae for MinRae Photography.