I went on the hunt for a photo from my childhood last night. It turns out the photo isn’t on this computer, but I stumbled upon pictures of the boys dressed to celebrate the start of the football season as newborns. Such cute little guys in their Steelers onesies. So my focus switched to . . . → Read More: Football Season has Arrived
Each summer our childcare program is closed for a few days at the end of the school year and for a few days before school begins again. It involves some juggling and this week my mom took 3 days off to spend with the boys.
Monday we spent 3-1/2 hours at Kennywood; it was . . . → Read More: They Even Went TownTown – Ruslan and Wyatt’s Summer Break
Lifting the 7 Quick Takes concept from Jennifer at Jayesel – 7 quick things that have happened recently.
Juliana is fascinated by the fact that I have a science degree and therefore I am a scientist. Not just any scientist, the most brilliant scientist in the world. On a regular basis she asks about my . . . → Read More: 7 Quick Takes: Rock-a-Bye Boom Boom and More
Wyatt took a few days to get used to the pool. He only wanted to be in the water if I was holding him and only for a few minutes. He gets cold very easily and his teeth would start chattering and his body shaking and soon he would be curled up in a . . . → Read More: Wyatt and the Pool Shark
Once again Scott and my Dad took the kids to a classic 4th of July community parade this year. They were dressed in their red, white and blue but they left for the parade before I could attempt a picture of the 3 of them together. After the parade I eagerly awaited the pictures from . . . → Read More: Red, White and Blue
2 years ago, Scott was in Guam for his birthday so I recorded the kids singing Happy Birthday to him. Juliana was the only one who could sing that year and the boys were contained so they couldn’t escape during the song. What a difference 2 years makes…they are all so much bigger now. . . . → Read More: Happy Birthday Daddy
When we moved last year I had to adjust to driving the kids to preschool/childcare after 3 years of walking. Even though it is a short drive, it still took longer to get everyone in the car and buckled than it had taken to walk. I had to adjust our morning routine to leave . . . → Read More: Time for a New Routine
Mother’s Day was a quiet day spent at home. It was raining so the kids spent the day in their pjs. We really needed a day at home after several weekends where we were constantly on the go. Yesterday started with haircuts for all 3 kids followed by playtime at home and naps for the . . . → Read More: Saturday in Pictures
The boys like it when you hide from them and jump out. Well, actually they like it when they know where you are and they can see you sort of hidden and then you jump out and “surprise” them. This game often takes place in the evening after dinner. Someone hides at the top . . . → Read More: The Hiding Game
Scott’s brother Erik is a firefighter and for some reason we never went to visit him at the station until this past weekend. The boys were so excited, they talked about it all week. Go see Uncle Erik, see the fire trucks? Saturday morning I told them that yes today was the day we . . . → Read More: We Went for a Ride in A Fire Truck