Monthly Archives: October 2014

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Today we’re celebrating.  In fact, as I am writing this the city is hosting the World Series parade for the SF Giants just a few streets down from our apartment.  Luke and I were sitting in the living room chillin’ after putting the kids to bed the night the Giants won the world series.  After they clenched it in the… Read more →

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The day we walked to Target

We made a huge mistake.  And by “we” I mean “me.”  1.2 miles.  How bad could 1.2 miles be?  Apparently, pretty bad when you are pushing a stroller with a toddler and carrying a 9 month old up some really steep hills! Sunday morning Luke and I had to make yet ANOTHER trip for some essentials before his first day… Read more →

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We’re in San Francisco!

Friday morning we took my parents’ car (with my mom sandwiched in between two bulky car seats in the back), and headed off to the airport.  It was a tearful morning saying goodbye to my parents… SURPRISE!  I’m a crier:)  For the first time in my life I felt like I was officially leaving the nest.  We arrived mid afternoon and after… Read more →


Goodbye, Texas

When Luke text me one day last August about applying for a job in San Francisco I thought, “Sure.  Why not?  We can always say no.”  Then things snowballed- fast!  Phone interview.  Flight to St. Louis to personally interview.  Three and a half weeks of out of town training.  Then, boom!  We’re in San Francisco.   Of course there was… Read more →


Here we come!

Ready or not, here we come!  It’s time to start our new adventure and we’d love it if you tagged along.   P.S.  The artist for this illustration does other cities as well, including Dallas and Fort Worth.  Check out her shop on Etsy by clicking on the photo! Read more →