By Cindy Tomlinson. Today, JD and I are celebrating our five year wedding anniversary. For those of you that don’t know, we took our wedding pictures in an almond orchard here in Bakersfield. I’ve always loved these beautiful white blossoms that only come once a year. I knew if we were going to take anniversary […]

February 20, 2021

Bakersfield Almond Orchard Anniversary | Cindy + JD

Life with Cindy

People thought we were crazy when JD and I got a puppy while I was 11 weeks pregnant—and they were probably right. For pretty much our whole marriage, I’ve asked JD for a dog. I found myself looking up Breeders in Bakersfield and pictures of puppies online often even though I knew JD’s answer would […]

October 18, 2020

Levi the Golden | 1st Birthday

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by Cindy Tomlinson One of my favorite things about being pregnant was getting the nursery ready for baby girl. I wasn’t sure what theme or what look I was going for but I knew one thing—I wanted it to be bright and white.  First things first, white paint! My sisters-in-law came over to help me […]

July 29, 2020

How I Flipped a Drab Spare Room into a Light + Airy Nursery

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By Cindy Tomlinson When I was thinking about what to write about being a new mom, there was this one phrase that specifically stood out to me. “Being a mom is heart work.” Cliche—I know. It’s so true though. No one really explains the emotional rollercoaster it is to have a newborn. You’re so overjoyed, […]

July 3, 2020

Being a Mom is Heart Work

Life with Cindy