After back to back jobs, night shoots and working non-stop like a dog for weeks Dave finally took time off. His presence makes everyone so happy in this house. I know it’s hard for him. Being at work is often less taxing than being at home with two needy kids. Make that three needy women … Continue reading The Joy of Dave
Dave’s birthday and Father’s Day are always days apart. I try to surprise him with something but the big gift ends up being something he’s chosen. This year he got an underwater camera. We shopped for it. The surprise was a box set of Anthony Bourdaine’s No Reservations. And a half surprise half expected gift … Continue reading Dad’s Birthday Gifts
I’m so behind in my postings! But I know years from now I won’t mind that I was late but I would mind if I didn’t do it at all! Dave’s birthday was last month. We knew he was going to be working on his birthday. However, he was on for a night shoot so … Continue reading Dave’s Birthday
When I was in junior high and high school I use to play tennis with a friend of ours. He was significantly older than me but my parents knew his parents. My mom also did 12 mile runs with him when she was training for marathons. So, he was definitely trusted and my parents didn’t … Continue reading Why I’m ok being a "helicopter" parent.
Dave is a location scout. Even despite what he does for a living, Dave loves maps. This is so up his alley. He really loved these sweet baby quilts. I actually love London, Paris or NY more than LA. I’m keeping this in mind for a Father’s Day gift. Continue reading Baby Quilt Maps
Today is Dave’s birthday. One of the things I love about my husband is that no matter how old he gets he is still a child at heart. He loves all things pirate. A few months back I was flipping through a kid’s magazine and I saw this pirate cake. Dave wanted it so that … Continue reading Dave’s Pirate Treasure Map Cake
Yesterday Dave took P to school for a Father’s Day celebration. She was so proud to take her Papa and he was so honored to go. These moments melt my heart. To think that Dave didn’t want kids when we first met. He is so amazing with her it blows my mind. I’ve visualized becoming … Continue reading Father’s Day at School