The last few months have been full. I hesitate to use the word “busy” because it so often has a negative vibe. While, we have been busy, we have had moments of slow, gentle times, too. Sometimes it feels like I am always going, always moving, always thinking… The last few months have felt this […]

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May 31, 2021

Life is a blur…

Anxiety is something I have always dealt with, but in my adult years this has changed immensely. I have learned new coping strategies and I can control myself better than ever before. Yet, there are times when I cannot wrap my head around reality vs the fiction my mind is making up. I struggle to […]

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January 27, 2021

How I cope with Anxiety


I thought this would be a good topic considering a lot of people are mourning the fact they cannot spend the holidays with their loved ones.┬áTips to Enjoy the 2020 Holiday Season. It has been 8 years since we spent the holidays with our families.  When we first moved across the county, we knew there […]

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December 18, 2020

Tips to Enjoy the 2020 Holiday Season

In celebration of National Read a Book Day, September 6, 2020 I am sharing some of my favorite books and some I hope to read in the near future. Books I’ve enjoyed: Redeeming Love by Francine Rivers Bridge to Haven by Francine Rivers The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald The Lady in the Attic […]

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September 6, 2020

National Read a Book Day | September 6, 2020

Watching my husband become a father has been a blast of emotions. This man loves our daughter SO much. I could not have ever imagined it.Often, I’ll be occupied with work, showering, or whatever. I’ll look over at them, watching them smile at one another, listening to their laughs, watching them learn about each other. […]

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September 2, 2020

Our Life || Our Family

As a mother and entrepreneur these are my favorite non-mom, non-work things to do Read Books I like nearly any kind of book. Historical Fiction may be my favorite though, especially if it is pulled from a true story or real-life experience. I love learning while I read. I also love having a physical book […]

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August 18, 2020

My favorite non-mom, non-work things to do


If you know my husband, Philip, then you likely know he loves music. Not just “Rocking out to a good jam”, but the history of music, especially specific bands and time frames. Philip helps me enjoy and learn about Elton John, The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Tom Petty, The Beach Boys, 38 Special and many […]

Our Life, Portraits

June 19, 2020

Bethesda Family Photos || Our Family Photos


We did some family photos before the COVID19 but I hadn’t gotten around to sharing them, now with this additional down time I wanted to share them! These are from when Meredith was 10 weeks old. She is a bundle of love and cuteness all wrapped in one! Meredith has a smile that can light […]

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May 22, 2020

Our Sweet Meredith

A little late but I am so excited to share about my trip to Ellenborough Park in Cheltenham, England. Reliving this trip through these photos has me craving another adventure! In February I went on a trip of a lifetime. Philip and I had been discussing traveling to Europe since early in our marriage and […]

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August 28, 2019

Ellenborough Park in Cheltenham, England


Snow Day in Rockville, Maryland. In light of the snow day yesterday, I thought it was fitting to post a blog about a snow day. I’m still in California, so rather than snow I’m experiencing sunshine but cheers to the snow the east coast has! There is something so peaceful, fun and thrilling about a […]

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January 30, 2019

Snow Day in Rockville, Maryland


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