I don’t know about you, but with three little kids at home, and a house that needs to be painted, my only chance to paint is during my two hours per day of naptime.
If you’re a naptime painter like me, then your time is limited. Some days, I feel like the minute I get all of the paint and supplie
Miles blamed Alice. Alice blamed Miles. Simon just stared at all of us. So everyone went to time out. And, yes, I felt a little bad about putting my 3-month-old in time out, but whatever… I was mad. Mainly, I was mad because I knew it was my fault. I should have checked. It’s happened to me before
We had a busy day today. We all took a walk. Then we put our slippers on and slipped and slid all over the living room floor.Then Miles and Alice got swimsuits on and played in the “pool.” Alice kept her slippers on.And after much discussion, Miles and Alice decided we should change Simon’s name. Th
Anna, Miles, Grandma Yia Yia, Alice, Great-Great-Grandma Nanny, Great-Grandma Meemaw and Simon.When the kids and I were in Michigan last week, Simon got to meet his great-great-grandmother. Nanny will be 105 in the fall, and she’s still going strong! She picked Simon right up and got to know him. Th
You’ll find me in the fetal position, rocking back and forth while sucking my thumb. I can’t believe Oprah is over…
I wrote the following post the spring after Alice was born, when I was still getting used to having two kids, and I really didn’t know how anyone could possibly handle more than two kids. Even Steven and I were taking THE WORLD’S LONGEST WALK on Saturday morning with Miles, Alice and Big
We made the decision for me to quit my job and stay home at the end of 2010.
Miles was 2, Alice was 1 and I was several months pregnant with Simon.
But it was still a huge decision – mainly because I loved my job. I loved the people I worked with, I felt challenged with my work (in a good way!
A few years ago, we went through a 2 – 3 year period where all of our friends were getting married. We went to wedding after wedding after wedding. One summer we had 15weddings!
Now, it seems that we’re going through a baby period. Several of our friends are having babies – and we’re so excited f