Tag Archives: Parenthood

Happy Sixth Chris!

Christopher turned six on Monday. SIX! How did that happen so quickly? To celebrate his big day, I decided to show up at his school for a little lunch (um, cafeterias still smell the same 20 years later and the food … Continue reading

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Fly Me To The Moon

“Mama, do you know who were the first men to walk on the moon?” “Neil Armstrong and Buzz Lightyear.” “No, that isn’t right mama.” “Yes it is Christopher! Neil Armstrong and Buzz Lightyear were the first men to walk on the … Continue reading

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“Butt I Drew You a Picture!”

Christopher wasn’t feeling great the other night, so I had him lie down earlier than normal and handed him my kindle so that he could color. He colored for a while, then fell asleep. I picked up the Kindle a … Continue reading

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What’s For Dinner?

My kids go through weird food phases, where they want one thing for every meal. Right now, all they want is turkey dogs. “Do you want me to make tacos?” “NO, hot dog.” “Peanut butter & jelly?” “Hot dog.” “I … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day

When asked why the babies love their Daddy, they created the following Top 10 List: “I love wrestling him.” – Christopher “We do fun slumber parties.” -Christopher “Um, his food.” – Emily “I love to play Doctor Kit with my … Continue reading

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Good Bye Old Friend

Today, we said good bye to our kitty, Gracie. Gracie has been with me for 14 years. She helped me through college, through my first job. She dealt with Johnny’s allergies towards her and let the kids ride around on … 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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