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We Love Little Italy!

We Love Little Italy!

I simply cannot get enough of this neighborhood. Why? Here are my top three reasons why we love Little Italy: Places to eat for everyone. Family friendly options where kids are welcome, or enjoy a lunch with your best girlfriends, or a date night with your significant other. Locally owned and operated. Upscale options, but … Continue reading

A Life Size Dollhouse

I need to be honest. It can be a challenge to take the girls out by myself. They are two and don’t want to sit in their stroller for too long. So when I take them out I need to find a place where they can run free and get the sillies out, but they … Continue reading

The Twin Set Goes to the Birch Aquarium

Our family just received an annual membership from Grandma and Grandpa to the Birch Aquarium on the campus of UCSD in La Jolla. I’ve always loved the location. Free parking, cute cafe, beautiful kelp exhibit and a back patio with tidepools that overlook the ocean. Simply stunning. This was the first time we explored the … Continue reading

Advice for parents of twins

Singer Mariah Carey and her husband Nick Cannon welcomed the newest additions to their family yesterday, fraternal twins — a boy and a girl. Which of course, brings on the advice from well-intentioned friends and family members, often unsolicited and NOT from parents of multiples. With the announcement of the birth of what are bound … Continue reading

Our Airplane Adventure

We took the girls on their first trip by airplane this last weekend to see their extended family in Seattle. I was a wreck before we left, trying to plan for a two-and-a-half hour plane ride to the Pacific Northwest. I searched online for tips and tricks and also talked to our pediatrician about her … Continue reading