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My 500th Post... A Giveaway and The End of an Era

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This blog started in 2008 when life was crazy. I had just had twins, as well as a newly turned 2 year old at home. I went back to working full-time 2.5 months after the babies came.

This is the link to my first post, aptly titled, The First Post

And this right here...

This is the last post for Embracing Chaos.

I have been thinking about this for awhile now. I love writing and knew I needed an outlet to chronicle those first crazy few years of the kids' lives. I made the title of the blog, Embracing Chaos, because that it what life felt like at the time. It was so crazy and effed up, that I had to just embrace the crazies or lose my mind trying.

But things changes. Life has calmed down... sort of. There is a different kind of crazy that runs my life. The twins start kindergarten in the fall. Connor will be in second grade. Keith and I have taken a more natural, holistic approach to life. The chaos that once was is no longer. (Don't get me wrong, life still throws me curve ba…

San Francisco - Day 4

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On our last day, we got up super early  to ride the trolley down to Haight-Ashbury:

Took a walk through Golden Gate park:



The day was filled with other conference-related things,  but after my last session at 5,  we hopped on the cable car and  headed back to Fisherman's Wharf:



Sangria...yum...

Fresh crab... yum...

Sunset on the beach...ahhhh...



Ghiradelli chocolate AND peanut butter sundae... OMG YUM...


One Year

One year ago today, Gigi passed away. 
In memory of her,  I wanted to share of my favorite posts of last year:
Love, Grandma, and Rhubarb