Category Archives: Family Life

I think it’s pretty appropriate to be blogging about Amelia’s Frozen-inspired 4th birthday, considering that Frozen 2 comes out in theaters today too! Amelia doesn’t know that though, because there’s no way I’m going to sit through a movie with a theatre packed full of screaming Elsa-obsessed kids! So we’ll just have to wait a […]

Staycations are pretty common when you live in a place as nice as San Diego. So when my good friend Kristen told me about the cabins for rent that were right on the beach at Camp Pendleton, we decided to spend a few days there together over the summer. Kristen and her family were our […]

Our family loves national parks. Well, technically I guess I should say Logan and I do, but we hope to instill the same love that we have for them to our children. With Joshua Tree National Park being just a few hours away from San Diego, I was excited to check this park off our […]

While it wasn’t really “take your family to work day”, we pretended it was and squeezed in a quick tour of Logan’s shop before he jetted off to Japan. He is an aviation maintenance officer in the Marines and is in charge of making sure the CH-53’s stay up and running.  The kids enjoyed getting […]

Before Logan left for his deployment in April, we decided to take a little impromptu trip up to Disneyland and Huntington Beach for the weekend. You military spouses know how it is, trying to fit everything fun in right before an upcoming move or deployment. So, staying true to military tradition, we packed our bags […]