new years in tiburon

new years in tiburon

welcome 2015! we got back to SF just in time to celebrate the new year across the bay in the charming town of tiburon. what i love most about living in the city is that we can escape so easily to amazing places that feel…

2014 in review: mama mia, what a year!

2014 in review: mama mia, what a year!

..2014 is coming to a close.. there’s something i love about looking back  on a year and remembering all the moments and changes and best parts & hard parts.   before moving on to a fresh new year, we have to look back and appreciate the prior year.…

couples holiday party

couples holiday party

we couldn’t come to town without having a party with all of our friends…it was so busy over the holidays that we picked a date to just have everyone together. we did a sugar cookie bar, hot chocolate, and played games. i made this recipe…

christmas clothespins tradition

christmas clothespins tradition

my favorite christmas tradition chase and i have started thanks to his mom is these clothespin christmas ornaments. his mom has done these  with her sisters every year, always making a  little handmade clothespin representing  something from that year to hang on the tree at…

home for christmas ::: 2014

home for christmas ::: 2014

christmas is extra special when you get to come home to celebrate. it makes it feel like even more of a special occasion, and we look so forward to it! this year was a little different with my parents being in south africa, but we…