Wordless Wednesday…

What else is there to do on a hot day?   … [Read more...]

What Goes Around….

What goes around... comes around, right?  Emma & Ethan are a big 21 months apart. For quite some time now we have been telling Emma to "be nice", "don't hit", "please share", "he is going to be your best friend" etc in regards to Ethan. Of course she did as she pleased, but we oftentimes told her "Ethan is going to be bigger than you someday... be nice!".  Emma is our tiny girl. All of my children are 100th %ile and larger babies, … [Read more...]

Out of the Mouths of Babes…

 My dear Emma was riding along on a quick trip to Wal-Mart yesterday. From the back seat I could hear her pushing the buttons on her toy cell phone (pictured left) and listening to my pre-recorded message (I love that feature! Press the button, say something and your kids can hear you whenever they want!)... Back to my story. So, Emma shuts the cell phone and puts it in her lap. This particular play phone "rings" after a few seconds after the … [Read more...]

Serene Sunday

Take today to sit back, relax, and count your blessings.... make it a serene Sunday. … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday… Pirate fun!

My prize from AndTwinsMake5 came today...  Ethan spotted it on the porch and kept trying to tell me it was here. It was torture for him to watch, but his big sister and I got it put together quickly... THANK YOU Stephanie!! Ethan loves it! … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday… 22 years ago

22 year ago (today!) I married (eloped with) my high school sweetheart.... who is also, the love of my life. Happy Anniversary my love. The best is yet to come! … [Read more...]

Fresh from the garden… and some questions!

Jason and I decided to plant a garden this year. We have developed a great appreciation for vegetables and we were hoping for a bountiful harvest! We wanted to start small though, so we planted cucumbers (my absolute favorite!), tomatoes, green peppers and pumpkins (mainly for fun, but hopefully for Halloween!).  Our tomatoes have grown nice big green tomatoes, but they just weren't ripening. Not a single red tomato to date (well, maybe 2-3 … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday…

Welcome to (almost) Wordless Wednesday... Taken just after opening his birthday present (I still am in denial he's TWO today!) He was saying "Look Mommy!"  … [Read more...]

Muffin Tin Tuesday…

In an effort to make lunch a little more fun, I declared today"Muffin Tin Tuesday!" My goal... to make lunch a little more fun and hopefully the munchkins would actually eat more than a bird :O). I took an ordinary muffin tin... added strawberriesgoldfish crackerscucumber slicesyogurt to dip the strawberries inranch dressing to dip the cucumbers inPBJ made on pumpernickel bread cut into star shapes So, how did I do? Emma seemed to … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday…

I was sifting through my memory card looking for something cute to share and found something VERY interesting! I hope you enjoy... What happens when a 3 1/2 year old gets ahold of your camera? (sorry, couldn't choose just one :O) hmmmm, looks like it was in HER room! lol That's a great look for you Emma! Getting better with the focus! It seems we've made it to the living room now! Nice foot … [Read more...]