A Boat, A Fountain and Umbrellas Part 2

At the beginning of the summer my parents took the boys to ride the Ducky Boat and then they played at the nearby fountain (it was a rainy day so they had umbrellas). Wyatt had been asking to go on a boat since Scott and I went on a cruise in February. He was . . . → Read More: A Boat, A Fountain and Umbrellas Part 2

When I Grow Up


One day this week the boys came home with an “All About Me” sheet. It was a good rainy day activity – ask the kids questions and record the answers.

Here are some of Ruslan’s comments:

My favorite color: purple and red My favorite movie: Dora (interesting since he hasn’t asked to watch Dora . . . → Read More: When I Grow Up

We’re on a Boat


When friends of ours invited us out on their boat last weekend, I said yes immediately.  A weekend afternoon relaxing on the river sounded like a great idea.  Then I started to think about the potential issues – what if the boys hate/are scared of the boat? what if they freak out over the life . . . → Read More: We’re on a Boat

Our First Boat Adventure of the Weekend


I have always wanted to go on the duck boat tour of Pittsburgh – land and water in the same vehicle – what’s not to love! When some other friends expressed similar feelings we made plans.  Juliana was very excited about our plan as well. We met for our reservation and boarded Miss Sliberty . . . → Read More: Our First Boat Adventure of the Weekend

A Waterful Weekend


So many stories and pictures to share from this weekend filled with water activities.  Juliana fished for the first time while we were docked near Point State Park Sunday afternoon and she caught a good sized fish right away.  There was much excitement in the boat – Juliana jumping up and down, Wyatt was . . . → Read More: A Waterful Weekend