• DCA 60th

    [Planning] Our Disneyland Adventure

    We are back to our regular routine after a successful and wonderful vacation. This one is definitely one off the bucket-list. We have made beautiful memories and have been truly blessed to have been at this magical place. If you are planning your own Disney adventure; there are several things to consider. I always like to plan ahead. Here are some tips that were very helpful for us. Deciding on a Date: Throughout the year Disney parks have events. Take a look online and checkout what's going on in the park around the dates you are considering. We decided to make this our summer vacation, and we ventured out during…

  • Potty Training Time

    The time has come! Diego is now 2.5 years old, and ready to be potty trained. When the conversation about potty training came up; I decided to give him his time. I’ve noticed some signs that tell me he is ready. Keep in mind he’s my only child and this is new to BOTH of us. We’re ready… I hope. Haha! Lately, when he goes #2 he hides, or steps away from others. Sometimes, he tells me, “mommy, peepee”; unfortunately it’s when his diaper is already dirty. I’ve introduced him to the toilet and made sure he’s not scared of the flushing noise. Now, he enjoys pulling the handle and…

  • You, Are Now Two

    My Love, I still remember the moments when I wished for you, when I prayed, and cried for you. I still remember the day the doctor confirmed you were real, you existed. All I could do was cry, but darling those were the sweetest, happiest tears I have ever cried. You were so tiny, and yet you were the one giving life to me. You were born December 3rd, 2013 at 1:27am; while Imagine by John Lennon played in the back grown. Now, you are two years old. What a cliche to say ‘Time flies’. I never understood why parents said this in a complaining tone.. but I definitely do…

  • Mexico City

    Here are some photos from our short, yet wonderful visit to Mexico City. We were there only a couple of days: April 11th - April 15th. It was Diego's first visit there, and his aunts return after 20 years. Needless to say, we were all excited! We hope to return soon, there is lots to see, to do, and lots of family to visit. All of these photos were taken with my iPhone. I usually take my camera, but with this being my first time with my little one; and with his love of running and exploring I decided to leave the camera behind. The best part of this trip…