IMG_4299.JPG241/365: marie {bucharest, romania}
“happy anniversary you two. thirty-nine crazy years. thanks for teaching us everything about marriage…the good, the bad and the amazing!”

IMG_4311.JPG241/365: sarah {roseville, california}
“This nerd right here…up two for a slumber party tonight!”


IMG_4304.JPG240/365: sarah {roseville, california}
“Contrary to popular belief…I DO stay up past 9pm. Especially when it’s to spend time with my sister in-law.”

IMG_4297.JPG240/365: marie {bucharest, romania}
“in europe, we have song lyrics (names were so last year fyi). no matter where i am….when i hear this song, i am suddenly back at my sister’s wedding, reliving one of the best evenings of my life.”


IMG_4301.JPG239/365: marie {bucharest, romania}
“already re-attached to her pops and of course sporting just another facial injury. she’s just here to prove that ‘girls will be girls’ hehe!”

IMG_4303.JPG239/365: sarah {roseville, california}
“Not to be dramatic or anything…but these are already saving my life.”


IMG_4075.JPG238/365: marie {bucharest, romania}
“when you are learning to spell according to romanian spelling rules and your grandpa’s name is ‘pops’ he will instead become ‘puaps’ which has a nice look to it i must say!”

IMG_4077.JPG238/365: sarah {roseville, california}
“I like that we love close to each other again after many years…she’s the sister-friend I need when Romania is sleeeeeeeping.” ❤️


IMG_4008.JPG236/365: marie {bucharest, romania}
“sometimes life is weird. sometimes my coconut oil solidifies to rock solid in the middle of august while sitting on my kitchen counter.

IMG_4035-0.JPG236/365: sarah {rocklin, california}
“Anyone want to guess what this image at the gas station means? It was a 5×7 sign plate bolted to one of the pillars at the gas station…I’m thoroughly confused.”


IMG_4007.JPG235/365: marie {bucharest, romania}
“the sister love these two have is like medicine to my soul.”

IMG_3989.JPG235/365: sarah {weimar, california}
“My mama is one of the most organized people you’ll ever meet…I came across this in her full packed tub. It’s both extremely humorous and disturbing!”


IMG_3874.JPG234/365: sarah {roseville, california}
“Party party time!”

IMG_4006.JPG234/364: marie {bucharest, romania}
“mama! i see a fish!!! it’s so cool and brown and green and shiny and wow, it can even swim upside, mama. how’s it doing that?!”


IMG_3774.JPG233/365: sarah {auburn, california}
“Postcards off to France for the sister-in-law!”

IMG_3775.JPG233/365: marie {bucharest, romania}
“if only the bowl were for decoration. although it should be noted that my oldest daughter chose a butterfly throw up bowl to match her butterfly dress. oh this kid.”


psa: we didn’t disappear. i {marie} just didn’t realize the blog wasn’t publishing posts. drrrr!

IMG_3731.JPG232/365: marie {bucharest, romania}
“mama, i wite yo name. see, m foh mama. and i wite my name. m foh mehcy too. i no know how to wite addy. teach me?” {stop growing up little girl, stop growing up.}

IMG_3773.JPG232/365: sarah {roseville, california}
“Definitely was in bed before. So I’m old.”