DISCLOSURE: Due to the recent iPhone update my i’s are now malfunctioning. I️ am NOT going back through to fix. I’m too frustrated. Sorry folks. It’s borderline Migraine Monday instead of Mommy Review Monday so this will be a sort one today so I can get off to bed. I should apologize to those who… Continue reading Mommy Review Monday: ezpz Happy Mat – One-piece silicone placemat + plate
Halloween is a big holiday in our household- it's Clara and Kate's birthday. Today they turn two. I sound like a broken record every single birthday for the kids but, man, how time flies!It seems like just yesterday that this was happening!Or this:And now, here we are: Two Two-Year-Olds. Double, Double Trouble.Maybe there's a reason… Continue reading Happy (Second) Birthday/Halloween!!!
We love Halloween in our family....and not just because Clara and Kate's birthday is on October 31st. Although it does make for an easy party theme. We like to decorate the house with lots of spooky stuff. We didn't go all out this year because we've been so busy lately but here's a few highlights… Continue reading Spooky Saturday
We were happy to be able to take all four kiddos to Pioneer Reunion (Clay County's big yearly festivities). There's multiple parades and a great rodeo as well. Boot fever struck our house as we got ready to head out there and realized only one of the twins would have a pair of boots. Heaven… Continue reading Photo Friday: Puddle Jumping
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
Will and Anna are fortunate enough to have two immediate families and four sets of extended families to celebrate with each holiday season. That's a lot of Christmas fun for kids...and for us parents to orchestrate. Part of the coordination is out of our hands. Joe Daddy and I share the holiday break. One parent… Continue reading Adventures with Four: Enjoying a Blended Family Christmas
On August 22nd my big boy got a little bit bigger. We celebrated his birthday at Pump it Up with some of his school and scout friends. He wanted a video game themed party. I partly feel bad because there wasn't really much about it that was geared towards video games besides the Super Mario… Continue reading Party Time: Eight is Great