Gosh, It really has been a while since my last post! I'd like to tell you that I've been on a long vacation breathing in fresh mountain air, but its been nothing of the sort! Seems I've picked up a few extra chores here lately as Chicken tore his achilles and Henry broke his ankle...both… Continue reading The good, the bad & we don’t do ugly!
This idea came out of the need of a storage container for a set of Tonka cars I bought for my nephew..'Hi Cruz'! It was really simple to do. I just drew on a few buildings, colored them in, then painted over them with a decoupage glue! *The glue was just so it would be… Continue reading Homemade Gifts Part 3 (Oatmeal canister = toy storage)
Well slap me silly! Has it really been 4 months since my last post? I have no idea how that happened...or didn't happen! I know I've been gone too long because wordpress has changed everything and I can't figure anything out anymore...well, still!So where have I been you wanna know? Well, I think… Continue reading Well Slap Me Silly!
This post is a little late coming, but boy o' boy have things been crazy around here lately! Nora had been sick right before Halloween, with what we thought was just a bug, but on Halloween day, the doctor called to let us know that Nora's tests had come back and she did indeed have… Continue reading Busy ‘bug’!
Look what I made! My first ice-cream cake! Samuel wanted me to make this for his birthday, so how could I not at least give it a try? I think it turned out pretty good. I know, I didn't ice the entire thing. I could've, but I had this thing attached to my leg and… Continue reading Ice Cream Cake!
So there's been something I've been quite busy with lately and it's something that I've gladly and earnestly been working on. One of the girls on our 10 yr. old travel soccer team was diagnosed with cancer this past week...a diagnosis that came completely out of the blue as she was not feeling ill or… Continue reading Want to join the army?
Ok, so you'd think since I have a blog that I would be techno-savvy right? WRONG!!! I haven't been able to put up any pictures because I had no space on my computer and I didn't know how to delete them and get more room. Well, I kinda knew what to do, but I wanted… Continue reading It’s an Earthquake, No a tornado..wait, I meant a hurricane!!
Summer is..... Home-grown Tomatoes.. Ice Cream Trucks... Barefeet.. Night-time baseball games.. Fresh sweet corn... Treats before dinner... Big, bright full moons... Trips to the beach... Futbol de calle.... History lessons and deck scrubbings... Trips to see the waterfalls... Vacations and LOTS of swimming.... And Last.. but not least... Summer is gloriously exhausting!
We spent Saturday on the soccer field...big surprise right? *If you couldn't tell, beau is the one with the skull cap..he wears it to keep the hair out of his face! Can't say as I'd rather be anywhere else though....I love watching the boys play soccer! Beau really oughtt'a patent the phrase "Go Beau Go"....He… Continue reading Soccer weekend!