Monthly Archives: October 2013

Carving Out Some Fun

Tomorrow is Halloween and while we are not big Halloween people, we will do some trick or treating and this year the girls each carved their own pumpkin.  Well, other then cleaning the insides out of them…let’s not get crazy … Continue reading

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Hats and Gloves and Scarves, oh my!

Fall is among us, people.  And Winter is trying to creep up just a little too fast for my liking. Last week Kalli came home reporting that she had seen snowflakes during her recess.  Snowflakes?!?!  I realize that I live … Continue reading

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A Night Without Kids

Tonight the kids are at my parents’ house, Andy is playing XBox with his brother, and I’m doing odds and ends.  Where odds and ends equals baking and looking on Pinterest. As I’ve mentioned before, Fall is one of my … Continue reading

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Badges of Honor

Thursday was Cassie’s first day back to school since her revision surgery on Monday. She was excited to see her friends but not so happy about the school part. I know it has some to do with all the work … Continue reading

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The Adventure Continued

I know that everyone is wondering what the outcome of Cassie’s surgery. When I left off yesterday I was unsure if Cassie was going to be going home because of things that had been said leading up to the surgery … Continue reading

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Let’s Go on an Adventure!!

This is what my brother calls out while the girls and I are FaceTiming with him on the IPad.   He will then rush around his home showing us just his face and a little bit of the background.  When he … Continue reading

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Fall is in the Air

It is officially Fall.  And not because the calendar says so.  It’s Fall because I’ve started breaking out in hives.  In my family, Fall and Spring are marked by my hives.  Sure I don’t match up exactly with what the … Continue reading

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Falling Short

I saw this on Facebook today and I had to laugh.  It explains how I feel so often.  So many times I feel inadequate as a mother and wife.  I feel like I should be doing more.  I see others … Continue reading

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My Strong Chick

One week from today Cassie will be having her second revision on one of the surgical sites from May 2012.  We’ve been having consistent problems with it and we are going to try once again to fix it.  Without going … Continue reading

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My Busy Little Beaver

Kalli has become a little social butterfly.  It seems like every week she has had an invite over to a friend’s house for a little play date after school.  She is also participating in Safety Patrol at school and trying … Continue reading

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