Vintage Meets Modern

I’m still trying to catch up on posting some prior finishes…. My grandma (dad’s mom) passed away a few years ago. She was a big time crafter and her biggest love was knitting. I have tried a few times (unsuccessfully) to knit so I’m sticking with sewing for now.  Even though she was a knitterRead more

Monarch Preschool

The kids go to a lovely reggio inspired, play based preschool. It’s been such a blessing to our family. We’ve become part of a community and both the kids and I have made friendships that I’m sure are going to last our lifetime.  The preschool was named North Huntington Beach Community Nursery School which isRead more

Preserving the Kids’ Art Without All the Clutter

I am admittedly a very Type A person. Which is why I chose to be an internist. But unfortunately this quality doesn’t stay at work, it comes home with me. It’s really difficult to be Type A with two toddlers and an unpredictable autoimmune disease (um, is life playing a trick on me?) I can’t standRead more

Managing our Family’s Digital Photos

Ok, who else has been struggling to figure out how to manage the abundance of digital photos and videos you have??? I have been on a quest to figure out how to merge our family photos (automatically) and have them back up (automatically) for a few years. We take the majority of our photos andRead more

Decorative Quilting with my new machine

Since we moved to Orange County last year I’ve been really fortunate to become friends with several of my new colleagues. When I was interviewing at different clinics I immediately fell in love with my current clinic because of the people. There are lots of “mamas” in my clinic and everyone is super friendly. ColleaguesRead more