Oh friends… Today was a hard one. I try to keep my head above water but some days, like today, I just feel like I never breach the surface. Today, I am a stone sinking in an endless pool of leaky sippy cups and tears. We are on day one million (not an exaggeration) of […]

About Me, Motherhood, Parenting

October 7, 2020

Hey Mama, Real Talk …

Mommy and Me Baby Photoshoot on the Beach
Orange County Motherhood Photographer Lifestyle Photography


So much of motherhood in daily life is made up of so many small, imperceptible nothings. The tears that are wiped away from an exhausted meltdown, the bruises that appear and disappear as our children explore their world, the time spent shushing the baby to sleep, the cleaning and re-cleaning of toys and books and […]

Motherhood, Parenting

September 25, 2020

Building a Childhood


To all the brave and courageous mamas currently expecting a baby, have delivered, or are going through postpartum during COVID19: I have been thinking of you. I cannot imagine what this must be like for you.  Pregnancy during normal conditions is hard enough.  The list of things you cannot touch, cannot ingest, cannot go near, […]


May 23, 2020

Motherhood in the Time of Coronavirus

Tiffany Chi Photography