Category Archives: Family

And then we became five… {Leilani Cruz’s birth}

Be prepared to see a lot of photo-cuteness. Sweet Leilani Cruz decided to make her arrival on Wednesday, August 13th.  View full post »

Easter and a Birthday

C’mon, its not too late to post Easter pics right?  Blame it on our internet situation…   And thenView full post »

From Fear to Hope

Last weekend my family experienced a frightful and very unexpected emergency.  No worries, we are all fine now.  ButView full post »

Photo Roundup

Get ready for a lot of photos… But who doesn’t like photos? Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens inView full post »

And we are having…

Halfway through this pregnancy and we finally found out what we are having.  We are seeing the fetal medicineView full post »


Shiloh is becoming extremely independent.  We are helping her learn how to balance making her own decisions with theView full post »

Coffee Date

Please come over for coffee this morning.  I promise I won’t clean the house, and I’ll even keep my pj&#View full post »

Little Ekstrom Conversations

Conversation 1. Daddy:  Shiloh, can you please clean up your toys? Shiloh:  (Shaking her head)  That man in crazy!View full post »


Pretty much since Christmas, right?  Yup.  We announced the pregnancy to all our family and friends around ChristmasView full post »

Three is a wonderful number

After Shiloh was born, we knew we wanted to wait a while before having a 2nd baby.  It was perfect timing for us.  View full post »

Advent 2013

The tradition continues… Every year we come up with 24 family activities that we can do, one a day, untilView full post »

Capri’s 1st Birthday Party

Sweet Capri turned 1 on Thanksgiving this year.  We gathered the following Saturday to celebrate her birthday, eatView full post »

What I will tell them…

My sweet Grandmother went home to be with the Lord recently.  I had taken a hiatus from the blog and then her healthView full post »

{Explore Southern Oregon} Adams Berries & Produce- Pumpkin Patch

Fall has officially arrived.  And in our neck of the woods that meant temperatures down in the 20’s at night andView full post »

Little Ekstrom Conversations

Conversation 1. Daddy:  Does God talk to you? Shiloh: Yea, he does.  I flew up to the mountain with him. Daddy:  View full post »