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second grade begins

I seriously cannot believe my baby girl is a second grader. She was up an hour earlier than usual and I was thrilled weView full post »

Happy Halloween

from the Superhero Siblings!! It’s (literally) going to be a dark and stormy night here, we my just hang out inView full post »

Disney Summer 2013 part 1

The annual pilgrimage or family reunion if you prefer. Arrival, a day at the Magic Kingdom, and a day at HollywoodView full post »

Moving Day

The blog is moving today!! My new site is officially working. And while there are still a few minor changes to be made,View full post »

Hello January

I'm excited to say that, soon, my blog is getting a MAJOR facelift as well as a new address. I'll be backView full post »

ho ho ho

I hope your Christmas preparations are well underway and that you have time to enjoy some peppermint hot chocolate alongView full post »


Our Thanksgiving included traveling to Oklahoma to spend several days with the Mankin side of the family. We spentView full post »

follow the yellow brick road…

Mallory recently experienced The Wizard of Oz for the first time. As soon as it was over, she told me, "Mommy, IView full post »


Amazing Adorable Awesome family. Thanks for having me over!View full post »

new banner

It's time for a bit of fresh on the blog, just like the fresh in the air. Happy autumn!View full post »

School!!!! fall 2011

It seems as though we waited FOREVER for school to start. We are settling into the routine and are grateful for goodView full post »

Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Our first hours in Amsterdam: we wandered around the museum district and toured the Rijkes Museum (pictured behind us.)View full post »

5 years old

She's five! Our baby girl….we've come a long way and I'm excited for her to have reached this amazingView full post »

Wecome October!

Welcome cooler temperatures and green pumpkins September posts coming soon-REALLY. Maybe they will even back dated!View full post »

20 months old

This amazing little boy has completely captured our hearts. He lights up the room, he delights us on a daily basis, heView full post »

August 2011

As the month is almost over, I am so very thankful we are all in one piece. I will confess this has been a tough month/View full post »

Hollywood Studios 2011

Our trip to the Studios was great! We hadn't been in YEARS and decided it was time when the parade reviews made itView full post »