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Mother’s Day Fun!

Sunday, May 12th, 2013

This year Mother’s Day is sandwiched in between two climbing weekends at the New, so we decided to celebrate with a nice low-key weekend at home.  On Saturday we did one of my favorite springtime activities – picking strawberries!  We got a giant bucket filled with hundreds of plump, juicy red berries – and 3 [...]


“The Tomb is Empty!”

Sunday, March 31st, 2013

Canaan and his “yucky shirt.” The meltdown began the minute the sweater vest came out.  Thoughtful Bebe had sent a spring care package a week before.  While Canaan was thrilled at the Thomas the Train jammies, literally wearing them 24/7 ever since (save the 2 times I’ve been able to sneak them into the wash), [...]


Canaan’s Birthday Bash!

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

Rather than just one day, we like to celebrate AT LEAST a week of birthday at our house, so here’s just a snapshot of the fun we’ve been having over the past week.  We started the festivities off with a party on Sunday, when family gathered at our house for lunch, presents, and of course [...]


SNOW!!! (Oh and Eye Doctors, too…)

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

This past month has been a busy one for us, which is why I’m just getting around to posting.  Canaan had his first visit to the eye doctor a couple of weeks ago.  This is earlier than the usual recommendation for kiddos, but was suggested by my doctor due to my eye history with a [...]


Mighty Machines!

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Lately Canaan has been obsessed with “mighty machines,’ as he calls them.  It started with all of the excavators, skid loaders, backhoes, and bulldozers (yes we all know the differences between each now…) that began arriving in full force along with a construction crew at the lots down the street.  We’ve been making almost daily [...]