To: Mom…. an Ugly Postcard

  After I moved to St. George in 2014, my Mother and I started regularly exchanging ugly postcards.  Despite how nontraditional snail mail is these days, I'm thankful that Postcards haven't yet died out with all our technological communicators today. I don't know if this is just a she and I thing, or if she… Continue reading To: Mom…. an Ugly Postcard

Chaco Adventures Part 2: Hoover Dam

The second part of our weekend adventure through Lake Mead, Nevada was going to see the historic Hoover Dam. Hoover Dam wasn't what I was expecting.  Actually, I don't really know what I was expecting... just not that.  But it was really cool to see, and it is HUGE!  What I didn't expect was how… Continue reading Chaco Adventures Part 2: Hoover Dam

Chaco Adventures: Lake Mead and the road less traveled

Last weekend Hailame and I went on a day trip to Lake Mead, Nevada.  Hailame is the best travel buddy when he is "Adventure Mode."  He brings the best tunes, we have the best conversations, and he is so great at taking pictures and he especially loves videoing what he sees!  If you want to… Continue reading Chaco Adventures: Lake Mead and the road less traveled

Baby Making Journey: Newly Weds, PCOS and Perseverance

**Warning: Long-ish Post!  I tried to keep it brief, but the thought kept flowing! I think that's why it took so long to post this. I was blessed to find a husband who for one, came from a very large family (he's #3 of 12!!!!!...Tradition Polynesian Family), and two shared the same dream of wanting… Continue reading Baby Making Journey: Newly Weds, PCOS and Perseverance

Baby Making Journey Day 1

I am thankful for Doctors.  Especially Doctor's who understand the desire for couples, like Hailame and I, who want to have a baby. Hailame and I went into our Doctor's appointment a little nervous.  Multiple times, before this appointment, we had been told that our options to have a child on our own were little… Continue reading Baby Making Journey Day 1