Monthly Archive: April 2012

A Great End to a Great Weekend

Yesterday afternoon, Hayden, Violet and I went to the park while Mike installed some edging around a new garden in our front yard. We learned that while my help is beneficial, the help of...

Evening Walk

Since it was a balmy 54 with 20mph wind, we decided to go for a walk around the block after dinner. Our "walk" started by racing to various landmarks down our street. We got...

Girls’ Morning Out

Some mornings are rough, especially the mornings when I have a deadline to be somewhere. This morning Violet had a dentist appointment so we needed to be at daycare by 7:30ish to get to...

Attack of the Lizard

The other night while I was making dinner, Violet and Hayden were playing in the living room being fairly well behaved. All of a sudden, I heard a blood curdling scream come from Violet...

Llamas In Pajamas

Llamas In Pajamas

Last night, Hayden requested Llamas in Pajamas as his first bedtime story of the night. Since that book was in Violet’s room, we all sat on her bed for story time. Violet LOVES that...

What a Weekend! (Part 3)

The weekend at Great Wolf Lodge to celebrate Hayden and Violet’s birthdays was full of ups and downs (literally and figuratively.)  You can check out the events leading up to this post in the...

What a Weekend! (Part 2)

This is part 2 of our series of posts related to our weekend at Great Wolf Lodge.  The previous 2 posts can be found here: (Prequel, Part 1) Saturday Hayden woke up before 6....

What a Weekend – the Prequel

What a Weekend – the Prequel

Home with the kids on Friday was a little trying with one sick child and the other wanting that attention. Regardless, I still had to stop in to work to do a few things....

What a Weekend! (Part 1)

We went to Great Wolf Lodge for Hayden and Violet’s birthdays this past weekend.  Libby was home with both kids on Friday since Denise had the day off.  The plan was to get all packed...