An annual tradition in my husband’s family is making gingerbread houses with his parents. Several years in a row now we’ve been together for an evening of decorating houses over stories and laughter. Last year we had the boys playing on the floor while we took turns at the table decorating. Actually most of the […]
My sister is pregnant with their first baby and IT’S A GIRL! I was so thrilled when she agreed to let me host a Washington baby shower for them. Her and Hubby live down in California but since they were coming up for Thanksgiving it was the perfect opportunity to celebrate the soon to arrive […]
Week fifty-two concluded the first year in the lives of Graham and Miles. We celebrated with a photo shoot and a party with friends and family. The photo shoot was fun even if the boys were so serious the whole time. I think it was the fact that we were outside, without jackets, sitting on […]
Looking through pictures makes me appreciate how quickly the boys are growing up. When did Miles turn into a little boy?
Looking through pictures makes me appreciate how quickly the boys are growing up. When did Graham turn into a little boy?
We took Graham in for his first professional hair cut over the weekend. We went to Bella and Max at the Country Village shopping center in Bothell. They charge twenty bucks for a hair cut but pull out all the stops for keeping the kids happy, they’ll save some hair clippings for you if you […]
Today is an interesting day. My parents are treating us to a day away from baby care to do whatever we’d like. We made big plans to pack up our laptops to go to Panera Bread for a long lunch and work on our various tasks – Husband websites and me blogging. After an hour […]
2009 has come and gone and it feels like it went by both really slowly and really quickly. I can’t believe everything we packed into 12 months. For the most part we’ve slowed to a stop on the major home improvements and Husband has been chipping away at smaller projects (fixed the deck and finished […]
Our final day in Kauai was a race against the clock. We had to pack and still wanted to fit in two beaches we hadn’t spent time on yet. We rose as early as we could (which was still pretty late by most standards) and ate breakfast in the room while we packed our bags. […]
Friday was our last full day on the island. We were up and packing lunch early so we could get started on our full day of plans. The first thing we had on our list was to check out the secret lava pools that are talked about in The Ultimate Kauai Guidebook. We made our […]