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2014: A new year

This new year brought a sprinkling of snow along with the COLD temperatures. I’m trying to pretend I like winterView full post »

Labor Day

Can it really be??? The summer is over? My mission, that I gladly accepted, was to squeeze every last drop of fun fromView full post »

January 2013: last half

The circus came to town and I am thrilled to report the kids loved it. No life long terror of clowns indicated (unlikeView full post »

Happy 3rd Birthday

Happy Birthday little man. You bring joy and laughter and NOISE and fun into our lives everyday. Watching you grow andView full post »

Farwell Crib (aka Baby Jail)

One morning this week I opened Mark’s door expecting to see this sweet picture. Instead I found this:  ApparentlyView full post »

fall bubbles

Fall is a fabulous time, the cooler temperatures, school starting, routines established, new friends and fun. At ourView full post »

happy fall 2012

Welcome cooler temperatures and pumpkins and changing leaves. We are so happy to see you!View full post »

Mark starts Pre-school

Labor Day has come and gone (another post that hasn’t quite made it to the blog) and John Mark started at SMA. HeView full post »

Kindergarten Begins

This little girl has eagerly anticipated the start of kindergarten for the last 18 months, last Monday her day finallyView full post »

these two

These two melt my heart and make pretty much anything better. I’m so blessed to get to be their mommy. Is thereView full post »

the fourth

Hence forward this day will be celebrated as my niece’s birthday!! Welcome baby girl. We love you already!!!!!View full post »

the porch: volume 2

The bench is joined by a rug, a pillow, and flower pots. I’m endlessly attracted to trailing flowers spilling outView full post »

afternoon on the porch

During Ben’s annual trip out west to NAB, Nonnie came to keep us company. While she was here, we freshened a fewView full post »

Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday was a tad hectic. We arrived home from the Farm Saturday afternoon and had not recovered from ourView full post »

Farewell Spring Break

We have thoroughly enjoyed our Spring Break. It’s hard to believe school starts again tomorrow. For tonight I&#View full post »

Project Life 2012: week 6

We enjoyed the super bowl (first half ) with several families from church. Lots of friends for the children to play withView full post »

Project Life 2012: week 5

The week started off with children asleep in the car before we got home from church. This is historic, my children don&#View full post »