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Joyeux Anniversaire Olivia!

Every year I am aghast by how fast our kid is growing up. This is her eighth year and she is lovely, polite, smart, kind, funny, clever, creative, sometimes annoying but overall rad. I can’t believe she is so big now. Liv wears size 10/12 in clothes and size 4 in shoes. I bought her… Continue reading Joyeux Anniversaire Olivia!

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Liv’s Wonderland

These are the beautiful photos Jennifer took at Olivia’s Alice in Wonderland party. It was a very merry unbirthday! Ching Ching stole the show!   I am in love with these photos. Jennifer is so talented. I love the way she captures Olivia’s spirit. Thank you Jennifer! I also am so happy with everyone at… Continue reading Liv’s Wonderland

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Olivia’s Wonderland UnBirthday Tea Party

Our kid turned five this week. Every year feels bittersweet. Liv is growing up so fast and I miss my four year old already!   We threw her very first unbirthday party last Sunday at Vincent Lugo Park. Since we are used to spending her birthday out of town celebrating on a small scale, we… Continue reading Olivia’s Wonderland UnBirthday Tea Party

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Mon trente- huit Anniversaire

My birthday was pretty rad! Aside from spending the day with my best friend in the city I love, I also went to an art show I have been wanting to see and had an awesome birthday dinner. I am so full of gratitude to my husband for giving me this incredible gift. I drank until… Continue reading Mon trente- huit Anniversaire

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Olivia’s 4th Birthday at Disneyland Paris

We had a small party for Liv at our apartment and then surprised her with a trip to Disneyland Paris. I booked it through a tour company so we were picked up in a coach and driven right to Disneyland’s front entrance. Since we were getting picked up by the company, we spent twelve hours… Continue reading Olivia’s 4th Birthday at Disneyland Paris

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Happy Birthday Lizzie!

My birthday is always a whirlwind of radness, drinks and fun. My birthday also coincides with the first day of Spring and International day of Happiness. We took a pre-birthday trip to the beach on Wednesday. The weather was nice but the water was ice cold. Of course that didn’t stop our beach babe from… Continue reading Happy Birthday Lizzie!

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Kieran’s Auto-rama Birthday Party

We braved the torrential rain storm to attend Liv’s good friend Kieran’s 4th birthday party. Luckily, it was indoors and we had a blast racing Matchbox and Hot Wheels. Liv brought her vintage Matchbox “Brown Betty” The Coxwell’s always make the raddest invitations Another amazing cake made by Kieran’s Grandmother Our cute check flag girl… Continue reading Kieran’s Auto-rama Birthday Party

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Disneyland / Olivia’s 3rd Birthday

We spent 9 hours at Disneyland which is a new record for us. It was a perfect day, not too hot but sunny and bright. *Antz is absolutely miserable in hot weather* It was crowded with summer tourists but the lines were all less than 20 minutes wait. This is Liv’s 4th visit so we… Continue reading Disneyland / Olivia’s 3rd Birthday