A few weeks ago we had Will’s VERY belated birthday party. His birthday is always the first week of school, meaning there’s really not enough time to invite any of his classmates besides the ones we already had addresses or parents’ phone numbers. As we got closer and closer to Halloween, we all settled on… Continue reading Photo Friday: Will’s Spooktacular Costume Birthday Party
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 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
You may remember last year we survived the road trip with the entire family to Branson. We had a great time and loved how beautiful the Ozarks are so we wanted to come back for another trip to enjoy more of the mountains. Garen would've loved to just stay in a tent on a state… Continue reading Ozark Mountains/Branson Trip Itinerary
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 she… Continue reading Photo Friday: What Does the Cow Say?
Anna asked for an ice cream maker for Christmas. She saw one in the toy section at Target one day but I knew my patience would not allow for us to make ice cream "Easy Bake" style (although she did get an Easy Bake oven for Christmas). So, I decided to go with a "real"… Continue reading Mommy Review Monday: CuisinartICE-30R Pure Indulgence Frozen Yogurt Sorbet & Ice Cream Maker