a beachy surfer dude baby shower

 this weekend my dear friend carli let us shower her to celebrate her TWIN boys coming soon!! her adorable 3 year old is one of boss’s favorite girlfriends, but now that she’s having boys, we all agreed she needed some boy stuff, and lots of it!     my girlfriend Sandee and i were so […] Read more…

mile high crumb coffee cake with brown sugar glaze

so, in searching for the perfect desserts for the shower i threw this weekend, i found this recipe and about died. i was looking for something that looked like “sand” on top because, of course, the shower was a surfer dude/beach theme and i wanted to make “sand bars”. i had never actually made a […] Read more…

mini mango tarts for spring

one of my best friends is having twins soon, she recently moved from san diego, but has lots of friends here, and we are putting together a shower for her this weekend. so excited! i have been trying out and gathering recipes for the shower that will fit our springy beachy theme and that i […] Read more…

“feather the nest” baby shower

i’ve inherited some seriously cute friends this year… {um yes, officially, one year in san diego! that’s nuts.} i say inherited, cause they were friends of a friend to start. and i can’t get enough of them. they’ve just sucked me in like i belong and i love them for that. my girlfriend lela, threw […] Read more…

cute as a button

we have a cute friend in the ward poppin out number 3 this week.she is darling and new-ish so we wanted to be sure and throw her a party.even though she said she really didn’t need much… we {my sarah friend and i} figured it was a good excuse to get together,giggle at cute baby […] Read more…

slippery when wet

this is my water monkey. who, on dry land is quick on his newly discovered toes, learning life’s basics far faster than necessary. worm-ing his way around the house,enjoying the use of his opposable thumbs on every small object, and who has a fascination with any and all water. hence the name… his eyes light up […] Read more…

july showers…

almost every saturday for the past many weeksmy husband goes,“what are we going to do today!” “…shower.” “oh… didn’t you just do that…” ~~~~~~~ i love them though: always good/cute foods that match, cute decor stuff(and yes, i have two friends having twins!)crazytown. good people that i don’t get to see often enough… always good […] Read more…