Monthly Archive: January 2016

Mad skillz

My friends have been telling me for a while that, 'just wait, once your kids get older, it just gets harder to manage schedules!' I haven't exactly believed them, but this month I am...

Bittersweet Ski Trip

Yesterday the kids and I went to Bittersweet Ski Resort.  Below is a picture of them in the ski lift together.  It was SUPER busy and the snow was a bit icy, but the...

An invitation

This year, we wanted to give our kids a trip to Disney for their ‘main’ Christmas present. This time, we’re going to fly! The kids might have been a little more excited about that...

Reading

Lately, Violet has really been into reading Shel Silverstein’s Where the Sidewalk Ends. She has read through the entire book, and has now taken to reading it aloud to both myself and to Hayden. Her current...

Too tired

The other night, Mike had an evening committee meeting, so I had the privilege of putting both kids to bed. It was a great night, but they were absolutely so tired that Hayden promptly...

Violet’s Video

This is a stop-motion video that I helped Violet to make.  We made it in a few minutes.  I took the pictures while she moved the cat.  She was super excited about it so...