• 2015,  California,  Christmas,  Christmas,  Family,  Food,  Holidays,  Musings,  Napa,  Sacramento,  Traditions

    …and Like That It’s Over!

    Christmas has come and gone… …just like that. If you remember correctly, I was trying to find my Christmas spirit on Christmas Eve. Shortly after I wrote/posted that, it started to sink in and magically I began to start feeling more in the spirit. Maybe it was just saying it out loud (well, really writing it) that made snap out of it. Maybe the super relaxing pedicure that was pure bliss also helped. But by Christmas Eve I was in the full Christmas spirit and ready for all the celebrations ahead. Christmas Eve w/ J’s family. This long weekend was exactly what I needed. Family time. Family time. Friend time. Lets just say 3.5 days was not…

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    Rose & Thorn [42]

    The first weekend of Spring did NOT disappoint… Rose: Miss Olivia’s 3rd birthday FUNstivities and our quarterly Napa trip with the girls! Thorn: Big Blue needing more work done… I’m pretty sure I spent more time outside this weekend, than indoors AND it was perfect. Although my allergies might disagree, it was a lovely first weekend of Spring. Of course it was packed with activities, but honestly…what weekend isn’t? Friday As we made our bi-weekly trip up the hill to Folsom to swoop L, we decided to keep our Family Dinner Date night low key. Since it was veggie week our options seemed very limited. J didn’t seem into being…

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    Thinking Out Loud – Marathon Deux Musings…

    I have too..I just have too…. Amanda at .RUNNING WITH SPOONS. MY GIANTS WON THE WORLD SERIES!  3 WS CHAMPIONSHIP TITLES IN 5 YEARS!! **Pardon the yelling, I’m THAT excited… *Sorry for the poor pictures, this is all I could take after they won the WS Source // MLB Instagram Okay, back to our regularly scheduled program – Because I finalized my training plan for Napa 2015:   Motivation // I’m nervous, because my motivation is not as strong as it used to be, for most things it seems like lately. I need to focus my priorities on training and not the small stuff in life. I need to really…