Photo Friday: What Does the Cow Say?

Our nephew, Conner, graduated from Henrietta High School on Saturday and we went. Unfortunately, I didn’t get a photo with our handsome graduate. But the girls sure did enjoy his graduation party- Uncle Robert’s BBQ, MaMa’s baked beans, blueberries, and Nothing Bundt cakes were a hit. In Kate’s words…”Um, UM, Um, UM, Um!” as sheContinue reading “Photo Friday: What Does the Cow Say?”

Twin Tips: What to Ask/Say to a Mother Expecting Twins

I’ve read lots of blogs and articles on what NOT to ask and/or say to a mom expecting twins but I’m pretty sure that people just ask or say whatever they can to keep conversation going.  There’s a good chance that all people ever know to talk to them about is: their cousin’s friend’s sister’sContinue reading “Twin Tips: What to Ask/Say to a Mother Expecting Twins”

What the…Wednesday: German Hard Head

Today’s What the…. moment is brought to you by Clara and Kate’s preschool incident reports.  With two toddlers in preschool, incident reports are a fairly common occurrence. But… Today we had three: Clara got bit going down the slide- How that happens I’m not sure.  Clara was running, tripped, and scraped her knee.  Kate wasContinue reading “What the…Wednesday: German Hard Head”

Mommy Review Monday- I mean Tuesday: Sam’s Club Diapers

So first of all- sorry for not posting for a LONG time.  Busy times around our house these days! Every Monday seems to come and go without me posting.  But today, as we opened ANOTHER box of diapers, I thought- I wonder how much I’ve spent on diapers??? And, you know what??? I have NOContinue reading “Mommy Review Monday- I mean Tuesday: Sam’s Club Diapers”

Mommy Review Monday:  Chico Keyfit Infant Car Seat

We loved our infant car seats/baby carriers. Here’s the rundown on the Chico Keyfit Infant Car Seats we had.  What I liked about them: The latch system on the bases are super easy to attach, tighten, and detach. When you have two to take in and out, you want it to be quick.  They canContinue reading “Mommy Review Monday:  Chico Keyfit Infant Car Seat”

Kate and Cat (AKA Dawg)

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 catchContinue reading “Kate and Cat (AKA Dawg)”

Adventures with Four: Top Tips for Mananging a Busy Work and Home Schedule

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 tipsContinue reading “Adventures with Four: Top Tips for Mananging a Busy Work and Home Schedule”

Mommy Review Monday: Munchkin Snack Catcher

I would give the Munchkin Snack Catcher a solid 7.  Here’s what I like: They come in a two-pack with two different colors. Great for twins. Kate uses pink and Clara orange. In reality, they get mixed up quite a bit, despite our efforts.  They have easy to grip handles.  The bottom is non-slip, rubberyContinue reading “Mommy Review Monday: Munchkin Snack Catcher”