Josh popped the question on January 29th, 2017! We’ve been dating since high school (12 years, jeesh!), so my answer was obviously HELL YES. Well, to be fair, my first answer was: “oh my god, is that’s for me?!” (in my defense, the ring is freakin’ GORGEOUS). After I composed myself, the answer was an… Continue reading We’re Engaged!
This has been one of the most adventurous, fun-filled summers of my adult life. When Spring semester ended, my vacation mode officially kicked in; I was on a plane the morning after my final exams were finished. At the end of May, I headed to the East coast, with my boyfriend and Dad, to see… Continue reading Summer 2016: One for the Books
Last week, my job of nearly 4 years ended. I’ve been a nanny for roughly six years, and when I was hired on with the Moran family I knew it was going to be a great fit. The girls, Ryan and Megan, were both in middle school when I was hired, and I remember being surprised… Continue reading Farewell, Nanny Jackie: leaving my job of 4 years
Ah, summer time in Los Angeles. The beaches are crowded and the street fairs are abundant. This past weekend, my boyfriend, Josh and I, met up with a couple of friends to attend the Los Angeles food festival- an event I was previously unaware of but will now be in attendance of every year for… Continue reading LA Food Festival, 2016
Random hiking adventures make for the best photo and film opportunities. I received a GoPro Hero 3+ Silver as a Christmas gift this year, and naturally, I decided to toss the instruction manual and opted for the learn-as-you-go method (old habits die hard). So, here are a couple of videos from recent hikes at Murphy… Continue reading Learning to use my GoPro
There’s nothing quite like ringing in the new year camping in the desert with good friends and family. Watching the year’s last sunset from the comfort of a tailgate while sipping from a red solo cup. Burning the rubber off your old boots when sitting too close to the fire (good thing Christmas always brings… Continue reading New Years in Glamis, 2016