Monthly Archives: March 2011

A Tradition of Old Treasures

With the birth of each of my children, my parents have given the kids an item that belonged to them when they were young. Abigail received my mother’s silver teething ring (beautifully marked with Mom’s first cuttings).   Lucy was … Continue reading

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Spring!

I’m really very excited to have spring here.  I’ve been waiting for what has seemed like a very long winter for this season to arrive.  We’ve already begun to enjoy the warmer weather and the increased hours of sunlight.  Last … Continue reading

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The Baby Blogs!

I just added a new link.  Check it out!  It is cleverly written blog about an adorable little guy (my friend Emily’s nephew).   P.S. This is my 100th post!

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Don’t call TLC’s “Hoarders” on us!

The dining room table (and the children) are somewhere around here…. I’ve been purging the basement of clothing hoping to sell a lot of stuff at the Simply Kids Consignment Sale next weekend. Only taking breaks to care for/feed the … Continue reading

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A Day of Visiting

Yesterday we had a fun morning spent visiting Great Grandma and Great Grandpa. Aunt Linda was down for the weekend visiting as well, so it was great to see her too. This was the first time they all got to … Continue reading

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Bed Making 101

Lucy surprised me this morning by making my bed for me!  (Not too bad for a half pint)!

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Books and Basking in Some Sunshine

First thing yesterday morning Lucy began setting up books on the floor to make a library.  Abigail quickly joined in the fun setting up an over-turned laundry basket as the librarian’s desk.  I remembered just having read about a library … Continue reading

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Dominoes

Using an old set of dominoes that belonged to Erik’s dad and his siblings, Erik taught the girls how to play Mexican Train this weekend and they LOVE it!  They played an entire game (double 0’s to double 6’s) this … Continue reading

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One of those days…

I’m glad today is not my birthday because it would be a pretty stinky birthday…  (Happy Birthday to my friend Amy if you’re reading this today! ;)).  And I’m glad I’m not bringing home a  newborn baby from the hospital … Continue reading

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In Honor of Dr. Seuss’ Birthday

Last year I planned a few fun activities for Dr. Seuss’ birthday, but I wasn’t planning on doing anything special this year, except for maybe reading some of his books that we own.  But when I began to prepare breakfast … Continue reading

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