• Olivia

    Another Special Day

    Today is yet another special day for our little family. One year ago today, I walked in to our daughter’s room at Children’s Hospital LA to our primary nurse, Brooke, and another nurse standing over my girl. As a parent of a NICU baby, your first thought is “Oh no,…

  • Family,  Olivia

    One Year Ago Today

    I just put Olivia down for a nap and decided to write a little something on this special day. I woke up this morning pretty sore. MJ decided late last night to show off her dancing skills and she enjoyed it so much, she did it all night. My whole…

  • Family,  Olivia,  Vlog

    Olivia’s First Birthday Party!

    We had Olivia’s first birthday party this weekend and it was a huge success, not only with her but for us as well. She was a gem through out the whole thing, but mostly because we put her down for a solid 2 hour nap before people arrived so she…

  • Family,  Motherhood,  Olivia

    We Finally Got Rain

    Yesterday, we finally got some rain here in Sac! As former LA residents, we were very excited to see this rain. It was a great end to a great day. I was treated to a pregnancy massage by my mother in law at the beautiful Wine and Roses Spa in…

  • Family,  Motherhood,  Olivia

    Happy Birthday Olivia

    I have to admit something I’m not proud of. This day does not hold the greatest memories for me. If you know or have read Olivia’s story on our blog, you will understand. I will say that the day was a good one in general, I got to meet my…

  • Blog,  Motherhood,  Olivia,  Vlog

    OJ at Home

    Today on the vlog we have a milestone moment. Clements Chronicles presents the first vlog shot entirely by Allison. Be forewarned, it’s pretty much all Olivia, so you’ll explode with cuteness of it! Also premiering is the second round of OJ cam, the part of the vlog where with give…

  • Olivia,  Photography

    Olivia Photoshoot

    Myke has been encouraging me to practice more with my camera. So I decided to just take pictures. No posing, just me clicking when I felt like it was the right time. I have to admit, it’s easy to take such good pictures when you have such a good little…

  • Motherhood,  Olivia,  Photography

    OJ’s Bookcase

    The one thing that my girls need to have in their rooms is a bookcase. I love the idea of them not only having books when I was young, but books that people give to them. Books have played such a big role in both Myke’s and my life and…

  • Motherhood,  Olivia

    Mom Confessions

    Last week was hard. I’ve always known that there were going to be good and not so good seasons when you have a baby. This last week was one of those not so good ones. Olivia started waking up once every night and that was starting to take a toll…

  • Blog,  Motherhood,  Olivia

    Staying Home vs Working

    I’ve been home with Olivia for a while and I have to say that I am really liking it. When I started going back to work after my maternity leave, to a job a loved, I was doing just fine. When we found an amazing daycare in LA that loved…