A Rainy Saturday Morning

It was dark and raining Saturday morning so we didn’t play outside.  The boys found an alternate method to burn off some energy with a box and some packaging materials. You need to turn up your volume to fully appreciate the noise level associated with their wild good time. Running, sliding, yelling…this kept them . . . → Read More: A Rainy Saturday Morning

Keeping Up with Two


Recently the boys are playing together for longer stretches of time without fighting. Those moments make me so happy and I hope it is a sign of good things to come as they get older. 


Playing nice turns to trouble so quickly. I grabbed the camera while they were playing nice to capture the . . . → Read More: Keeping Up with Two

The Best Thing About the New House


There are a lot of reasons that we are buying a new house.  One of the things I am most looking forward to is the playroom – a room just for toys and wild children – yes, please!

I have the furniture and placement planned for most of the rooms.  One day Scott was . . . → Read More: The Best Thing About the New House

Some of What They Leave Behind Each Day


I Suppose We Could Get Rid of all the Furniture


I don’t know if it is because they are boys or because there are two of them or if it’s a combination…whatever the case, they are so wild and constantly getting into trouble.  Climbing has been a favorite activity for months – toys, books, anything that can be stacked, become a step stool – . . . → Read More: I Suppose We Could Get Rid of all the Furniture

The Gym Party

I haven’t posted in a while. Last week I was away on business for a full week and this week has been a long one – so much to do to get ready for Christmas and Juliana is sick. We have had some good and bad nights – lots of coughing, waking up . . . → Read More: The Gym Party