Laura Iz's Family

A Marriage Story: Our Version

This year for Valentine’s Day, Allen and I decided we wanted to share about the darkest time in our marriage. “WHY?? IT’S VALENTINE’S DAY!!” Yup, that’s exactly why. There’s so much emphasis on finding the perfect gift, on incredible romantic gestures, sex, and hearts. LOTS OF HEARTS. We wanted to open up about our relationship […]

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Where to Take Your Kids to See Holiday Lights in L.A.

L.A may not be the first city that pops into your head when you think of holiday destinations. BUT, even with our palm trees, beaches, warmer weather, and the absence of snow flurries, there are actually plenty of holiday activities, places, and events in and around L.A. that will get you and your kids in […]

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3 Cheap and Fun Activities You Can Do With Your Toddler in SoCal

Heritage Park Cerritos CA

One hour with a bored toddler can feel like days (or weeks). Although it’s nice to stay home with both kids and not have to deal with packing up everything to leave the house for the day, I’ve found it sometimes easier for me to leave the house because Joey is never bored when we’re […]

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Our Experience with the Hatch Baby Rest+

Some of you know, we’ve been using the Hatch Baby Rest since Joey was still sleeping in a crib. Before we discovered the Rest, we relied on our iPad to play white noise through the night and eventually got a battery operated doll that made white noise. Both did not work well for us because […]

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Big Bear Family Trip: Tips on how to survive a road trip with toddlers!

We’ve been itching to go to the mountains for a trip so we asked some friends to join us and we booked a weekend cabin in Big Bear, California. It was our first road trip with both girls and so we made sure to pack everything we would need to keep them happy, fed and […]

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Hello! My name is Laura Izumikawa. Or Laura Iz. Or Izzy or Larz. Infinity points to whoever can pronounce my last name correctly the first time! I was born in Tokyo to a Korean mother and a Chinese-Japanese father. I'm married to Allen and have two daughters: Joey and Casey. We live in the Los Angeles area in California.

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