Let’s Celebrate! Countdown to Christmas with Advent Calendars

Growing up as a Vietnamese immigrant and Catholic, I have never heard about or knew about the Advent calendar, which is special calendar used to count the days of Advent in anticipation of Christmas. I guess this is a Western tradition? And it would have been a lot more fun and easier to count down to Christmas with a special … Continue reading Let’s Celebrate! Countdown to Christmas with Advent Calendars

A Recap of My Storytime at the Google Hardware Store Popup in Bucktown

Photo taken by my friend, Diana (www.dianatakespictures.com) Last Sunday, I did something really fun at the Google Hardware Store Popup in Bucktown....I read the Disney book Coco (with the help of the Google Home Max) to a room full of kids!! I loved the Disney movie Coco so I couldn't pass up the chance of reading … Continue reading A Recap of My Storytime at the Google Hardware Store Popup in Bucktown

Let’s Celebrate! Cruz & Levi’s First Halloween – Twins Pho Ever

Happy Halloween!!  Last year we had so much fun with the Chanel-inspired family costume. But with Cruz and Levi as our newest additions, I couldn't think of a clever family costume and well, I didn't have enough time. So I wanted to focus on just Cruz and Levi's costumes for this year's blog post...and because … Continue reading Let’s Celebrate! Cruz & Levi’s First Halloween – Twins Pho Ever

Let’s Celebrate! Introducing the Newest Additions to Our Family – Cruz and Levi

  We're so happy to announce the birth of our identical twin boys - Cruz and Levi! Born on July 20, 2018. We first learned that we were expecting right before Christmas 2017 and found out a few days after Christmas that we were carrying identical twin boys. We were both excited and scared about … Continue reading Let’s Celebrate! Introducing the Newest Additions to Our Family – Cruz and Levi

If You Keep Hope Alive, It Keeps You Alive – We Are Expecting!

I've already made it Instagram and Facebook official about our pregnancy but realized that I have have not formally shared it on the blog. We. Are. Expecting!  We found out before Christmas that I was pregnant and shortly after Christmas that we are expecting identical twins! IDENTICAL TWINS!! I sat in my car and cried … Continue reading If You Keep Hope Alive, It Keeps You Alive – We Are Expecting!