Paulie said, “That Tree!”

Happy Monday! Let me tell you a story using the words of Paul Bear. “I found the perfect tree. Yeah. And I said, “Mama, this tree. This is the most perfect tree. A perfect tree for our perfect home.” Then, mama said, “Let’s look at some more trees.” And I yelled, “THIS TREE!” Yeah. I…

Paulie and Chiara’s First Pumpkin Patch, Pumpkin Carving, and Halloween Adventures!

I know Halloween season has passed, but after uploading the rest of the pictures off of my camera tonight, I wanted to share pictures of these amazing experiences. We went to the most adorable pumpkin patch called Enchanted Valley Acres located on Enchanted Valley Road (How adorable!) and we picked out the cutest pumpkins including…

Paul’s Second Birthday Celebration

Happy Saturday! I am so excited to share pictures from Paulie’s second birthday celebration! It was so wonderful spending time with people that we love so much <3 There is nothing more important to us than spending quality time with people that we love; and that quality time is exactly what made his birthday so…

Hello Wisconsin!

I am so excited to announce that, after so much hard work and determination, my husband was accepted into an exceptional Masters degree program in Wisconsin for this upcoming September. Words can not express how proud I am of him for seeking out this incredible opportunity =) My family will be relocating to Wisconsin at…

Happy 23 Months Baby

Happy happy happy Sunday!! My baby turned 23 months old, and I am so excited to share some developmental updates. Language Development Paul now speaks using four word sentences. He tries very hard to make sentences when requesting and conversing. He uses please and thanks you independently, and we are working on you’re welcome. He also says sorry, but…

Our Beautiful Christmas Tradition

Every year, our family has a beautiful experience where we travel to cut down a tree from a Christmas Tree farm. For the last couple of years, we have driven up to Wantage Christmas Tree Farm in North Jersey. We love the drive up there, the location, and the tree selection.  The experience is always…

Our First Family Adventure to Central Park

My family spent a beautiful day at Central Park; and it was many firsts for Paul. Paul loves anything and everything that is buses, so when we got on the bus to go to New York; he was ecstatic. Whenever we go somewhere, he is attached to papa bear; so Paul snuggled right next to…

Capturing and Embracing Happiness

I have always been a strong believer of embracing the positive of every situation; it has always been a defense mechanism of mine. Even in the darkest, most unbearable and [seemingly and sometimes] irresolvable of situations, there are happy and positive moments around you waiting to be captured and embraced. Getting stuck in a vortex…

Decorating For Christmas

Good afternoon and happy Sunday! Matt and I both love Christmas; it is a holiday that we both look forward to every year and it is a season that we want to make special for our little boy. Yesterday, we unpacked our Christmas decorations, put Paul in his Baby Bjorn carrier, put on some Christmas…

Paul’s First Christmas Tree Story at Wantage Christmas Tree Farm

Good afternoon and happy Monday! That very special time of the year is here and I am so excited to share the Noojin family tradition. Four years ago, Matt and I started a beautiful Christmas tradition to cut down our own tree, and this year was extra special because it was Paul’s first Christmas tree adventure =D…