I’m Officially an Aunt!!

Hi Baby J! This was such a HUGE week for our family and I'm so excited about it.  I'm officially an Aunt.  On Monday October 24th, we welcomed little Aurora Michele Reifinger into our family.  She was quite the surprise because everyone was convinced your Aunt Lauryn was having a boy.  Aurora is absolutely beautiful …

Meet Your Great Grandpa Roscioli

Hi Little One!! I'm excited to introduce you to your big Italian family.  My Dad (your Grandpa Roscioli) is one of sixteen kids.  Do you believe it?  Picture proof below- the top photo was taken in 1981 and the bottom in 1996.  Your Grandpa Roscioli was child #8- right smack in the middle.  I'm always amazed when I look at …

Family is Everything.

Today is my little brother's birthday (your Uncle Danny).  I can not believe is he 27 years old.  I will always remember him as a cute little boy with a bowl cut sporting some power ranger gear (picture proof below!).  We were best friends growing up 🙂 I love my brother with all my heart …

Meet Grandpa Donisi

Good morning! It's Friday morning (a day off of work for me this week).  I woke up this morning, worked out, took a nice long shower and came over to the coffee shop to work on my blog.  I love days like this- they are relaxing and I do my best thinking in coffee shops …

Fun Trips and Updates

Hello, hello!! It’s been a while since I have sat down and took some time for myself to write.  I can’t believe it is February already.  January just flew by and so many fun exciting things happened!  Your Dad and I decided that it was time to start trying again for Baby J.  It has …

Meet Your Uncle Eddie and Aunt Jen

Hi Baby J! I realized that I still have a few people that I need to introduce you to.   Today it’s going to be your Uncle Eddie and Aunt Jen.  Eddie is your Dad’s older brother.  I can’t remember the official first time I met him but it was when your Dad and I we’re …

Pets are Like Potato Chips, You Can’t Have Just One!

Hi my little cutie-patootie! This is going to be a fun post and I’m really excited about writing it.  Want to know why?  It’s because it’s about how much this family loves animals!! Yay!!! Seriously though, we have a problem.  Every single member of this family is so in love with our pets it’s ridiculous.  …

Meet Grandma and Grandpa Johnson

Hi Peanut! Today I am going to introduce you to the Johnson Family and tell you all about your Grandpa and Grandma Johnson.  Your Dad has two sisters and a brother.  Both of the sisters, Laurie and Carrie are married.  Carrie is married to Rob and they have two boys, Alex and Anthony - they …

Meet Your Great Grandparents

It’s time to introduce you to my two of my favorite people in the whole world, my grandparents- your GREAT grandparents!  Bernie and Marie Schaible are the parents of my mom and I can’t remember a time in my life where I didn’t enjoy their company.  I call them my Nanny and Pappy and because …