Happy Birthday Edison! #DisneySide

DisneySide food spread

Sorry little buddy. I know your FIRST birthday was a few weeks ago. But between Daddy’s work schedule and the crud running through our house and everything else, your party came a little late. In fact, we had planned on celebrating early and chaos still ensued! But this past weekend, we had a fun first […]

4th Birthday {365.10}


Our little guy is 4. Sebby isn’t very interested in the whipped cream and cherry adorned sundae that normally follows a birthday dinner at Red Robin. He enjoys the singing, clapping and cheering – and that’s where it ends. Our server tonight graciously heated up a chocolate cookie and piled some whipped cream, chocolate AND […]

Happy First Birthday Quincy!

photo by Keri Meyers Photography, used with permission.

Today is Quincy’s 1st birthday! My sweet baby girl came into this world nearly 8 weeks early and is now a happy and healthy one year old! Here’s a photo of her cake smash fun from yesterday’s photo shoot with Keri Meyers Photography. It’s been a pretty great year with Miss Q. She’s such a […]

Birthday cake traditions…

MY 1st Birthday

In the oven is a very special cake. The cake for my daughter Quincy’s 1st birthday party. It’s a family tradition that on your first birthday you get a banana cake with honey frosting. Both my brother and I had this cake in the 1970’s. Quincy’s big brother Sebastian had one on his birthday too. […]