Monthly Archives: September 2011

my sisters wedding

My Sister’s Wedding

I was tasked with the hardest writing assignment of my life. My sister is getting married this weekend and I’m… Continue reading »

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Connect. What does it mean to really connect with someone? I’ve been thinking about this a lot during the last… Continue reading »

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OC Blogger Bash: What to Wear

I wasn’t going to share this video about the OC Blogger Bash because I look so ridiculous. But then again… Continue reading »


SLS Hotel and Ciel Spa

I’m not a relaxer. I don’t like to get massages. I don’t like yoga unless it’s hot yoga, which is… Continue reading »

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Master of the Glass Half Full

Since I’ve had children I’ve tried to be a glass is half full kind of mom. “Of course we’ll get… Continue reading »

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OC Blogger Bash: Gossip Session

Here is our latest video promoting the OC Blogger Bash. It stars my MomsLA pals Sarah Auerswald, Elise Derby, and I. In this episode the ladies… Continue reading »

me and jeanne

Wordless Wednesday: Pies

Gluten-Free Tres Leches Pie Some of the competing pies for the KCRW Good Food Pie Contest A Tim Burton Inspired… Continue reading »

mexican breads

La Llorona

It was early afternoon and the café we stopped at was nearly empty, but sunny and bright. My 6-year-old picked… Continue reading »

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OC Blogger Bash: Did You Get Your Invitation?

This is the video that my MomsLA pals Sarah Auerswald, Elise Derby, and I are in to promote the OC… Continue reading »

tres leches pie

Good Food Pie Contest

I have 2 words for you: Free Pie! That’s right, anyone who goes to the The Good Food Pie Contest… Continue reading »

kids at disneyland

Disneyland: Still Magical

When I was a kid we did the same thing every summer. We got in the car and drove from… Continue reading »

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Video with Jeff Galloway

I had a post on MomsLA today about what a great example a mother who exercises is for her kids…. Continue reading »


Disneyland Half Marathon

This past weekend I completed my first Disneyland Half Marathon. I was invited by runDisney to participate and signed up… Continue reading »