Monthly Archives: May 2013


When visiting Grandma Buckner, Christopher asked me to draw out hopscotch for him on her driveway. I drew it out, and then I captured some cute pics of them hopscotching. Chris took it pretty serious: Silly Emmy didn’t quite get … Continue reading

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First Boat Ride

Yesterday was our first boat ride of the summer and the kids were over the moon with excitement. They threw on their life jackets and shades and ran down to the boat. Chris spent the entire ride on Johnny’s lap, … Continue reading

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Shot Survival

Christopher had his five year check up today. He is perfect; 92nd percentile for height, 81st for weight, good diet – all around ready for kindergarten. Chris didn’t know he was going to have to have vaccines today, so when … Continue reading

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You Sly Devil…

So at 5:30 this morning I heard a few tiny little footsteps and what sounded like baby breathing. I didn’t having any tiny hands grabbing at my body or soft voices asking me for snuggles, so I felt around the … Continue reading

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For Love of The Game

Christopher is currently playing baseball in a peewee baseball league and, when it comes to the game, he only has one interest: hitting the ball as hard and far as a five year old possibly can. Well, last night as … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day was so much fun. On Friday afternoon, Emmy and I met my mom for shopping and to grab a bite to eat. Saturday, we took Chris to karate. Chris sparred with his classmates… And Emmy “sparred” with a … Continue reading

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I Hate Legos

Christopher turned five yesterday. To celebrate, we had our parents, grandparents, and siblings over for cake. Christopher received a skateboard (“This is what I have always wanted!”), a Skylander Giants starter kit (“This is epic!”), and then three large lego … Continue reading

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