5 Reasons Why I Love You

“…and she loved a little boy very very much, even more than she loved herself.” -Shel Silverstein Earlier this week, our oldest son turned five. I still marvel at the fact that we get to be parents to this young child. He continues to stretch me in new ways and to remind me what’s important. […]

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Snow Clan

“The woods are lovely, dark, and deep. But I have promises to keep. And miles to go before I sleep, and miles to go before I sleep.” -Robert Frost We left for South Lake Tahoe on Friday and left early Sunday morning before the huge storm hit. Just like last time, the kids had a […]

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Stay Curious @ CuriOdyssey

“I have no special talents, I am just passionately curious.” -Albert Einstein Last week, we had a chance to schedule a long overdue playdate with our buddy Ryder. We made our way to CuriOdyssey for the first time in San Mateo and had such a wonderful time there. Ronan has been obsessed with animals recently […]

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Annual Jammies & Brunch

“It’s not what’s under the tree that matters it’s who’s gathered around it.” -Anonymous This is our third year in a row gathering for our annual Christmas jammies session. Everyone comes bearing yummy homemade goods and we get to enjoy the best part of the season with one another. As you can see from the […]

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The Academy of Science

“A child’s play is not simply a reproduction of what he has experienced, but a creative reworking of the impressions he has acquired.” -Vygotsky Earlier this week, I took the boys to the Academy of Science on one of the days Jude wasn’t in school. It was so cute watching the two of them explore […]

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The Lot is Here!

“Let’s raise children who won’t have to recover from their childhood.” -Pam Leo For the first Monday of my Christmas break, I took the kiddos to the new City Center and they loved it. I can’t believe we spent two hours on Saturday morning just hanging out after stopping by the farmer’s market. The only […]

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Sunol Train Ride

“Be brave. Be wild. And stay forever hungry for art, love, knowledge, and adventure.” -Erin Van Vuren Yesterday, we took the kids to ride the train with a bunch of the littles. It was super cute watching them buzzing with excitement. I cannot tell you how many times Ronan kept shouting, “Choo choo choo.” Between […]

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