4 Years & 36 Weeks Married | Highlight & Lowlight of the Week

The highlight of this past week was Father’s Day!!! Jake got to celebrate his 2nd Father’s Day ever! We have been so busy prepping for our upcoming trips and Jake has been so busy with his paper, that the day kind of crept up on us. We didn’t really do much. Jake opened up a […]

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4 Years & 27 Weeks Married | Happy Easter!

Baby R celebrated her first Easter! She doesn’t quite understand yet that Christ has risen or the concept of finding Easter eggs or the fact that the two really have nothing to do with each other. But she still had fun! Since she’s mobile and walking now, we decided last minute to do a mini […]

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4 Years & 26 Weeks Married | Cindy’s 30th Birthday Bubble Soccer Party

We celebrated Cindy’s 30th birthday early this past weekend by checking off a bucket list activity: bubble soccer! IT. WAS. SO. MUCH. FUN. and also extremely tiring! and officially Cindy’s favorite birthday ever. It was the perfect way to conclude her twenties. When we got home, we were extremely wiped, super sore, and a litte […]

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4 Years & 16 Weeks Married | Baby’s First Chinese New Year

Happy Year of the Tiger!!! This is our first Chinese New Year where we had red envelopes to give!!! (to Baby R) Since she doesn’t know any better, we just gave her a red envelope to play with and deposited the money we’re actually giving her into her investment account. She seemed to enjoy chewing […]

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4 Years & 12 Weeks Married | Happy 2022!

Happy New Year!! This past week felt like a blur. It went by slowly but ended too soon. It was “24/7 Life” all over again and we loved it. The days meshed together. We had no plans but to relax and enjoy ourselves. We lazed around, played with Baby R, and binged lots of Malcolm […]

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4 Years & 11 Weeks Married | Merry Christmas!

Baby R’s first Christmas!!! What an amazing and memorable first Christmas we had! It was so exciting to carry on some of the Christmas traditions we grew up with. On Christmas Eve, we went to our church’s Christmas Eve service. That evening, we opened one present together (a tradition from Jake’s childhood). Baby R was […]

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4 Years & 9 Weeks Married | Jake’s Birthday! (and other highlights)

It was Jake’s birthday this past week!! His first birthday as a dad! For the past few years, Jake’s birthday has always been around UCLA Finals Week. In undergrad, this meant he was either studying for finals or taking a final on his birthday. Now, as a grad student, it means he’s either proctoring finals […]

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4 Years & 7 Weeks Married | Happy Thanksgiving!

Baby R celebrated her first Thanksgiving!! And it was exactly how you’d expect Thanksgiving with a baby would be– joyful, special, and a little bit stressful. We hosted Thanksgiving this year, with Jake’s family. It was our first time hosting in our new apartment which was exciting. Because the space is a bit bigger than […]

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