Last week, a swarm of bees showed up in my backyard. My husband frantically said, ” Get the kids and dogs in! ” Then, we watched from the screen porch as the swarm began to settle 12 feet up in a tree in our yard. After 24 hours, I began to grow concerned with their [...]
Summer day ten… my daughter started swim lessons. Swim lessons that are 1/2 hour away, that last ten minutes everyday. But, you know what? It’s going to be worth every penny. Not only will she learn to swim, she’ll learn to survive. Which is awesome since we have a boat & she has never once [...]
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When the dog tries to hump my 7 year old, she says: “look mama, he’s hugging me!”My 2 year old counts everything like this: “no gabba gabba, one gabba,gabba, two gabba,gabba….”After every meal /snack I get asked if it’s “close eyes time?” = I have them close their eyes for a dessert surprise (at certain [...]
I keep binders with pages of magazines slipped into sheet protectors, I have been doing it since 1994, and they are my own personal “cookbooks”. I will thumb through them for inspiration and lately, my (almost) 2year old daughter has developed a fondness for them. I realize that one day, they will be a small [...]