Lucas’ 1st Birthday Pool Party

On July 6th, two days early, we celebrated Lucas' 1st birthday with 50 of our closest family and friends. Luckily for us, my parents have a swimming pool in their backyard, so...

Letters to Lucas v.01: Happy Birthday Baby

My baby boy. Today you turn one, and just like that, the memory of the past year floods my heart and I am overcome with a little sample of every feeling I...

Lucas’ Newborn Photos

Seems crazy to be sharing these on the day after Lucas turned 10 months old, but here we are. I previously shared my Fresh 48 session by Michelle Lina Photography, but never got around...

Nine Months In | Nine Months Out

Today my little Lucas turns 9 months, which means he's been in my heart for a whole 18 months. It's been a whirlwind full of life lessons and life changes, so today, on the...

Lucas’ Baptismal Dinner

I absolutely love event planning. I'm quite sure I missed my calling. It started when my sister got engaged way back when, and my passion has only grown since then. I completely threw myself...

Fresh 48

I recently received my holiday photos from Michelle Lina, and it hit me just how much my baby boy has grown. Once I was done going through those I couldn't help but be nostalgic...

My Pet’s Peeved

I thought for sure my dog and my son would be instant BFF’s. Like something out of a children's picture book, “The Adventures of Bruce and Luke” would be a friendship fairy-tale that would...

Nursery Reveal

Lucas' Nursery was a total labour of love that started way back in April of this year. I was adamant that the nursery be ready when he arrived. Everyone told me that I wouldn't...

The Big Readjustment

Today, for the first time since becoming parents, my husband went back to work. I dreaded the day. In fact, I was secretly counting down the days, keeping inventory of how many hours I...

C-Section Survival

While preparing for childbirth, a c-section was never really on my radar. I was making padsicles the morning of my induction, so that tells you how certain I was that I was pushing that...