Garen, Will, and Dad (AKA YaYa-yes, we know that is actually grandma in another language but Will called him that as a baby and it stuck) worked hard on Will’s pinewood derby car last Saturday. Garen got some great photos for me to share. I love that they get the opportunity to spend time in… Continue reading Photo Friday: Prepping for Pinewood Derby
My sister-in-law, Kelsey, along with some of her friends, marched yesterday in the NYC Women’s March. I strive to be politically neutral here on my blog, so I won’t be expressing my views besides that I am extremely grateful that we still have freedom of speech in this country. Regardless of whether you agree with… Continue reading Capturing Freedom
The girls take after their daddy and looove Samantha, the cat, who they lovingly refer to as Dawg. She is surprisingly patient with them, considering they lay on her, pull her tail, and chase after her on a daily basis. I happened to hear the girls giggling behind the couch and was lucky enough to catch… Continue reading Kate and Cat (AKA Dawg)
Almost once a week Garen or I have to work out of town or have a work dinner at night. With four kids, people always say “I don’t know how you do it.” Honestly, what choice do you have but to figure it out?!? With that in mind, I thought I’d share a few tips… Continue reading Adventures with Four: Top Tips for Mananging a Busy Work and Home Schedule
Confession: this is a little more serious of a post than what I usually write. I grew up in a small, rural town in Texas where we didn’t ever get MLK day off. We briefly learned about him and his “I have a dream” speech in school. But we never went too much in depth… Continue reading Celebrating MLK
Swinging is fun at Mammy and Yaya’s. Check out the awesome swing the big kids have. Does it make me a nerd that I even like swinging on it?!?
I sometimes feel like I don’t post enough about Will, being both the only boy and the oldest child. I want to make it a point to highlight periodically some of the great stuff he’s been doing as well. He’s in Cub Scouts. It’s crazy having that many little boys in one place but I… Continue reading William Wednesday