Day at OMSI

Grammie and Pop Pop got us a membership to the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) for Christmas! We decided to go check it out today. Thanks Grammie and Pop Pop!

Pumpkin Patch!

It was a cold and rainy visit to the pumpkin patch this year, but we decided to brave the elements anyway. After all, what’s a bit of rain to a family of Oregonians? Powering up Flying through the pumpkin patch with Grammie and Pop PopMore flyingBundled babyJust a little peek from inside my warm cocoonThis […]

Good Friday

As part of Good Friday I had the day off today.  Kitty still had to work so it was boys day out.  What to do?? First things first.  Time for Luca to get inked. After that it was time to head out. My sister Rebecca, her husband and two sons are visting from California so […]

Settling In

After a 13 hour drive from LA Kitty, Luca, and I were reunited.  We’ve found a house in Portland near Libby who is also Luca’s new nanny!!  It’s been really busy finding a place, seeing grandparents and great grandparents, and settling into Portland.  I start my new job on Monday and am very excited.  While […]

Happy Easter

It’s Luca’s first Easter and Grammie is here to visit.  Of course she was sure to send a fully stocked Easter basket for Luca just before her arrival.  Things are very busy as we plan for our move to Portland.  We are going to start packing up next week and the movers will be here […]

Happy New Year

Happy New Year!! Kitty and I wrapped up the new year putting together baby furniture and finishing getting everything ready for Luca’s arrival.  I got pretty good at putting the crib together having to do it 3 times.  Yes, when you are assembling furniture that cannot fit through the doorway you should assemble it inside […]

Mom and Leo visit

Since we were unable to travel to Oregon for Christmas my mom and Leo came down for a visit.  We had fun talking, sharing stories, dining, and seeing a few sights.  On Sunday we went out and did some baby shopping.  We are so appreciative of my mom’s gifts.  By the time she and Leo […]

It begins

Amazingly within mere minutes of hearing her baby boy was having his own baby, Granny Franny leapt into action and had the baby’s first wardrobe bought, packaged, and shipped.  Complete with giraffes, froggie, and other friends the baby will no doubt be styling in its new onesie, robe, and hooded blanket.