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The Amazing Race: Family Edition v.2017 – Day 2

The Amazing Race: Family Edition v.2017 – Day 2

Day 2: We started out day out in beautiful, sunny Martinez with a good continental breakfast (Anyone else just looove continental breakfast?!  Seriously, the best and a deal breaker in booking a hotel for me.).  We lingered long enough before getting on the road in order […]

The Amazing Race: Family Edition v.2017 – Day 1

The Amazing Race: Family Edition v.2017 – Day 1

Some of you may remember that Skyler and I have been doing “Amazing Race” themed dates for the past year and a half – and last May we took our kids on a “Family Edition” after much questioning from our eldest of when he would […]

Alder Hawken: A Birth and A Name

Alder Hawken: A Birth and A Name

A Birth Alder Boy, You have jumped in with two (long plank) feet into a family with three older siblings who were SO eager to meet you.  The anticipation for your birth day was just about driving them all mad.  For the past two months, […]

My Last Pregnancy (Probably).

My Last Pregnancy (Probably).

So, here I am, just jumping right back in like I said I would.  There’s so much to catch up on, old friends, but I feel first that I must talk about the biggest life change in the past year – having another son! My […]

The End of My Blogging Haitus

The End of My Blogging Haitus

Oh heeeeeey! Did ya miss me?  It has been almost exactly one year since my blog died a terrible death.  My precious-to-me blog which I had poured more than 6 years into with memories of my marriage, my babies and our life all came crashing […]

Who I Am as a Blogger

Who I Am as a Blogger

I hate the word “blogger”.  I really do.  I generally hate being fit into a box and labeled as something. But if you want to get all technical, I guess that’s what I am – a blogger. I have never shared with all of you […]

This

This

This is the little man who all the sudden is sitting up, army crawling AND eating food all within a couple weeks.  This is Zeek’s newest toy, which he can’t even ride one because his legs are too short to reach the pedals (even with […]

The Last Two Weeks of Summer

The Last Two Weeks of Summer

This morning, I woke up, made breakfast for my husband and kissed him goodbye.  The boys both woke up a couple hours earlier than normal but are both playing contently on the floor together.  I’m sipping my coffee and… smiling at the thought of finally […]

A Year of Dates June

A Year of Dates June

Another date in the books.  🙂  We’re still lagging behind in our date book (just having June’s date a couple weeks ago, mid-July, and yet to do July’s date), but we’re hoping to squeeze two dates in this month to “catch up”. This one wasn’t […]

I just can’t wait

I just can’t wait

I’m about to say something that I never thought I’d say… Ready? I just wish summer were over already. *ducks head in anticipation of flying glassware chucked in my general direction* Really.  I’m ready. Things have felt so un-routine and unscheduled since Asher’s birth.  That’s […]