Monthly Archives: August 2012


My kids were rifling through my cabinets in my classroom and found a Monopoly game. They set up the little houses in a row like this, and then we made a street in the middle. It made me think of… Continue reading ⟩⟩



We have had the wackiest weather lately. Really hot, really humid, thunderstorms, pouring rain, lightning? It’s not typical for SoCal. I have lived here all of my life! I don’t remember ever associating rain with heat when I was younger.… Continue reading ⟩⟩


I don’t know where my penchant for nickname metamorphosis will take us, but for today she’s mostly just Molly. “Molly Magoo” for the most part since about 3pm. And maybe a few times even Molly McGee.

Auntie Britt’s Wedding :)

I took a bunch of pictures during our trip to Catalina and at Brittney and Shane’s wedding. The girls thought the boat ride over was pretty darn fantastic :) We got ready at my mom and pop’s hotel (our hotel… Continue reading ⟩⟩


These are about the only photos I took today :) We had been thinking about adopting a dog for months, but it always seemed like we were going to be gone for little trips here and there and didn’t want… Continue reading ⟩⟩


I’ve been to Catalina Island a few times in my life. Every time, I’ve visited Lloyd’s of Avalon to watch them spin the salt water taffy. This time, the taffy machine wasn’t going, but we went inside anyway and got… Continue reading ⟩⟩


My step-sister and new brother in law got married this weekend on Catalina Island. It was such a beautiful day!


My baby is six :) She told me in the morning that her clothes BARELY fit her because she must have gotten bigger in the middle of the night, when her body KNEW she was suddenly six instead of five.