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May 2021

May 2021

May! Our busy fun month before leaving for the entire summer! We packed plenty in..  Lots of little friend birthday parties for the girls! Brunches and dinners and getting to know neighbors and new friends as things continue to go back to normal Monday night…

Disneyland 2021!

Disneyland 2021!

We made it back to Disneyland, the week it reopened after being closed for more than a year from COVID. It was crazy and so special to be some of the first people back, with such small crowds! Highlights included: cheering at the gates with…

april 2021

april 2021

catching up on APRIL!

  • Visit from Blake, Shelley and Paris!!
  • Lots of afternoon swim team
  • Easter Sunday & Conference
  • Papa Mike being called as a General Authority during Conference – surprise!
  • Carlsbad Flower Fields
  • Tennis Clinic with friends
  • Beach Volleyball Monday nights
  • Getting our first dose of COVID vaccines!
  • Huntington Beach outing + playground on the beach
  • Minnow pop up event on Lido
  • Mariners Farmers Market first-timers!
  • Lauren & Clayton wedding shower ♥️ 
  • Church going back in person!!
  • Fun friends for Sunday brunches/ dinners: Becks, Harrisons, Hales
  • Long Beach Aquarium with the Hammels
  •  More music times in the neighborhood
  • Nelson cousins in town, celebrating birthdays with them
  • Girls night on a Duffy boat for my birthday!
  • Fun 31st birthday with a bike ride, massage, fun day and dinner on the beach + Balboa ferris wheel and treats!
  • I always love April and this year was no exception. Lots of pics below!
31st birthday

31st birthday

hello 31! it’s definitely the first year i have actually FELT myself getting older :) but i wouldn’t change one thing about being in this stage of life and that feels pretty lucky. loved celebrating newport style this year, as it was my first birthday…

easter 2021

easter 2021

Some memories from this special Easter season. It really is such a sweet holiday that I love as much as Christmas with it’s amazing meaning. We were lucky to have Blake & Shelley visiting over it, as well as Paris. It was also memorable with…