Dear Avery, my little love, I can’t believe it’s been a year already. Everyone says how quickly the first year flies by and, boy, are they right. And, Avery, I think we made it through with flying colors. When you came into this world at 5:43 PM on Saturday, April 1st 2017, I was so [...]
Happy Baptism Avery! “Children are a gift from the LORD; they are a reward from him.” – Psalm 127:3 The christening was held at St. John Vianny. Father Vu Tran and his congregation were so accommodating and welcomed us with open arms. Avery did very well throughout the ceremony, he didn’t even make a peep [...]
Minted has done it again! We went to JCPenny Portraits while Avery was only 2 weeks old to get photos done for his birth announcement. I absolutely love how they turned out!
I went in for my weekly OB appointment on March 31st and when they checked my blood pressure - it was high! So high that it was best that I head on over to Labor and Deliver! They were going to induce me since technically I was already full term. I was not ready for [...]
I am so thrilled to be able to share photos from the most beautiful baby shower I have ever been to and even more excited because it was MINE! Ha, I still can’t believe it!!! I have to say, I've never had a party planned in my honor where I didn’t plan it myself or [...]
Today I turn thirty-three. I can still recall the moment when I turned thirty and I thought that the end of the world has arrived. It did in a way…I got cancer. Thirty was definitely the most difficult year in my life. A real game-changer. But you know what, life goes on and I survived! [...]
We're all blessed with milestones- occasions that come around each year that you either dread or celebrate, or perhaps both. The most common -- birthdays -- are universal and completely out of our control, but you never forget your birthday (even if everyone else does). Anniversaries, in the most common form, are the day you [...]