Hola Maria Olivia, Your mother and I took you camping over the weekend. We went to Henninger Flats in Altadena, CA. Its a part of the Eaton Canyon trails, except for this one, you go up the mountain at the bridge. We were told it was about 2.6 miles from the gate to the visitor … Continue reading Up The Mountain We Go!
My Dearest Maria Olivia, This past weekend we had a magical experience and it wasn't just because we visited Disney World. It was because we got to spent time with amazing friends and family. The parts of this story that I have to tell you about first, are those that lead up to the magical … Continue reading Magical
Maria Olivia, This post is as much for you as it is for your mommy. This past weekend was a very full one and challenging. You spent Saturday with Abuelita, dad went to spend time with all your uncles and mom worked. Sunday started out great, we had a morning hike with your tio and … Continue reading Just Breathe
Good Morning Maria Olivia, I wanted to start something new here, its a series of posts titled 'Wisdom.' My attempt here is pass on to you wisdom, not knowledge. What does daddy mean by that? Well, its simply. Knowledge is acquired by the gathering of facts and ideas through our own research, investigation and experience. … Continue reading Wisdom #1
Maria Olivia, Wow! Is it really two years? Has 730 days passed since your birth? While all this time has passed since you came into the world, it still feels like only yesterday I held you in my arms in that hospital room. It seems like only yesterday I put that oversized beanie on your … Continue reading 2
Maria Olivia Aguila, Today is the day you made your mother cry. And while your mother and I are sensitive beings and cry and the simplest of emotional tugs, today, the tears of your mother were sad tears. Today, you struck your mother in the face with intent. Let me take a quick step back … Continue reading Your Mother’s Tears
Good morning Maria, As usual your father is on the bus this early morning on his ride into DTLA for work. I thought I would take a moment to provide an update on life. Let's see, where should I begin? Oh yes, how about the title of this post. I've been warned about this yet … Continue reading Terrible Twos? Nope