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(day seven) Happy 18th Birthday Sandra!

The day is finally here! Please join me in wishing Sandra a very Happy Birthday!

(day six) My Sandra…

I did not had the privilege of being a mother in this life. And that is something that I would have liked to experience. But not one day goes by that I don’t feel so grateful to my two sisters Kim and Sheryl and my brother Brian, for sharing their children with me. I have […]

(day five) Friends and “Team Tangerine”

Sandra’s friends are so AMAZING! I have had the privilege of meeting most of them and they all know me as “Aunt Lisa”. You will have to ask her why they are “Team Tangerine”. Some things I just don’t question. I had a little trouble finding pics of her with her friends, as a kid . Sandra […]

(day four) Sisters…

This post is gonna be my favorite cause I get to talk about Sabrina! She so gets overlooked having a big sister, but she is an amazing kid and I don’t think she gets the spotlight she deserves. One thing I have enjoyed noticing about their relationship is the growth from sisters to friends. Just […]

(day three) The ones who love her the most…

I spent most of the day gathering and organizing photos. What a beautiful family I have. Sandra’s family started with two young friends of mine, Sheryl and Carlos. I remember the both of them as one unit and they were kind enough to include me in their group. Even though Sheryl happens to also be my […]

(day two) Once upon a time…

…there was a little girl named Sandra. I can’t quite recall that day she arrived. I remember more the days and months after, when she started to grow and crawl and walk and tap dance in the foyer of GranGran’s house in Aliso Viejo. She was a super calm and happy smiley baby. Her mom and […]

Our family is a circle of…

Our family is a circle of strength and love…
With every birth and every union the circle grows…
Every joy shared adds more love…
Every crisis faced together
makes the circle grow stronger.