Tag Archives: Birthday

A Love Letter To My Son On His Second Birthday

Joaquín Alejandro Ledesma
January 5, 2017
My Darling Joaquín, On this day at 5:56 PM, exactly two years ago, my life changed forever. As I write this, I will try my best not to cry at the thought of how fast time moves and how much I wish I could turn back the clock, so that I am able to...

Seven Ideas To Make Your Birthday Unforgettable

August 6, 2016
So, your friend’s birthday is around the corner and you are beyond excited about it. Before you rush into getting that regular gift for your friend, you will need to make this day as extraordinary as possible. How can I make that day extra memorable you might ask? This is a special...

Birthday’s Are Magical

Surprise Birthday
June 26, 2016
Today, June 27th, is my husband's 31st Birthday! I have always thought that a person's Birthday should be celebrated with great fanfare. Everyone deserves one day a year where their life is honored and they get to feel special. Since getting married, I have tried to make Lucas' Birthdays magical...

Joaquín’s First Birthday (Part 2)

Baby James Bond Smash Cake Party
January 15, 2016
People started asking me about what I was going to do for Joaquín's first Birthday months after he was born! I was in shock. That and "when are you having your next?" Please do not ask a mom that latter question while she is still recovering from giving birth. Nevertheless,...

Joaquín’s First Birthday (Part 1)

Family Photo Shoot
January 10, 2016
So, in other news. . .the mini-love-of-my-life turned one last week and I am still in shock! I handled the day as gracefully as possible and then at 5:56PM (his birth time), I was completely overwhelmed with emotion and I proceeded to sob for ten minutes straight. My poor son had...