Pink and Gold Baby Shower

  My sister Diana is having her second baby, another girl.  (In fact, she's scheduled to have her little girl this Thursday!  EEK!!!!) When she asked me to throw her shower, I knew JUST … [Read more...]


  InstaFriday: where we share a little more than the one sentence description. Join me? (And if you'd like to follow I'm jeannettg on instagram) We spent a week in Southern … [Read more...]

Why I Disliked Mom’s Night Out {gasp!}

It seems as though my Facebook feed has been gushing about how great and funny and heartwarming and [insert positive comment here] about the movie Mom's Night Out is for weeks (months?) now.  In fact, … [Read more...]

Sunday Smiles

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Dia De Los Muertos at Disneyland #HalloweenTime

Let me just start by saying that I have a very loose understanding of the tradition behind Dia De Los Muertos. Sure, I can google it, but that doesn't mean I get it fully. But what I do know is … [Read more...]


InstaFriday where we tell the stories behind the filtered photos. I'm jeannettg on Insta if you want to follow.   We had an extra fun week.  We were invited to the Mickey's Halloween … [Read more...]

Mickey’s Halloween Party #HalloweenTime

If you follow me on Instagram, you know that my family and I recently spent several days at Disneyland. We were annual pass holders two years ago...took a year off...and have been planning on … [Read more...]

InstaFriday on a FRIDAY!

Every week we tell the stories behind the filtered photos. And we share them here, usually, or at least intended for Friday.  Except that perhaps this blogger can be flaky so maybe sometimes it's … [Read more...]

Lotus Blossom.

I rarely share videos here, so please know that when I do...they are special. I know it's four minutes, and that's an eternity in Internet Time more apt for 30 second quips and Top 10 lists on … [Read more...]

Being #unstoppablemoms when you really don’t want to.

Disclosure: I wrote this post as part of my participation in a blog tour for The Motherhood on behalf of the makers of Children’s MOTRIN® and received compensation to thank me for taking the time … [Read more...]