Monthly Archives: November 2014


Finding myself again

Lately, I’ve not been feeling myself.  Or maybe it’s just the “new” me.  Either way, I don’t know if it’s the move, the especially trying few days last weekend, or just a gut feeling, but I’ve been seriously thinking about going back to work. Once upon a time I was a NICU nurse.  I quit right before I had Claire… Read more →

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Being Thankful

Today was a tough day.  I’m not going to lie.  It was a tough day for this momma.  Luke’s gone on business so I’ve had the kids by myself since Friday morning and today was tough.  I won’t bore you with the details, but it involved an early morning “wake up call,”  Jude having an accident in our bed and… Read more →

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Our temporary digs

Here are a few pics of how our apartment looked like the first week we moved in.  We are fortunate enough to have Luke’s company put us up in temporary housing while we look for a new place.  It’s been a big load off our back!  So without further ado, here’s the tour: Each room has a huge walls of… Read more →

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Scoping out The Mission

Luke and I are trying to learn more about the neighborhoods here while we look for our new home.  Today we went down to the mission district to see what all the hubbub was about.  Apparently this is a place where hipsters tend to live, so Luke and I were curious if we would mesh with said hipster crowd.  I’m not… Read more →


Jude turns 3!

Jude turned 3 on Halloween.  It was low key, but we were together as a family and it was special. When Jude turned 1, his Auntie Danette gave him the book, “Happy Birthday, Little Pookie.”  In it, the little piggy wakes up way too early in the morning to start his birthday (5:32am).  Well, we were all up at 5:32… Read more →