Pictures every day for a year

A visit from grandparents

My parents were here this week and we all really enjoyed it. The boys especially enjoyed being able to play outside more than usual even though it was pretty hot. Playing in the sandbox Playing Sorry with Grammy when it got too hot outside Helping Daddy replace the screen on the door Poppy’s girl Mom and Dad left this morning. The boys took it pretty hard and have already asked when we can go to Grammy and Poppy’s house next. […]

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Anna is one!

My little Anna is one today. It seems like she was just born yesterday. We had her birthday party last night. It wasn’t anything huge – just our family and the grandparents – but it was fun. She loved her cake (strawberry cake with buttercream and chocolate buttercream icing). She even shared it with Caleb. Happy Birthday, my sweet girl!!

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Pizza night fun

We made personal pizzas last night for pizza night. The boys made their own pizzas and it was a lot of fun. Caleb at most of his pepperoni off the pizza before it was baked Samuel wanted to take a picture of me too Say CHEESE! After we ate, Samuel grabbed a bowl of cherry tomatoes off the counter and ate most of them too. Samuel asked if we could make personal pizzas every week. I’m not sure if we’ll […]

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Still patriotic

Miss Anna has been running a fever since Friday night, so we kept her home from church today. Our first thought was that she’s teething, but didn’t want to potentially expose the entire congregation to something if we’re wrong. Even though she wasn’t feeling well, she sure did look cute when I tried her new American flag bows in her hair. She’ll just have to wear her new little firecracker dress with them another day. . .

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Meet Bruno

Stephen brought this little guy home today. Isn’t he cute? He’s a boxer and lab mix and we named him Bruno. He was an outside dog, so won’t be allowed in the house much until he’s had another flea bath or two. Even then I’m not convinced I want an indoor dog – the kids don’t need any help making messes. 😉 I did let him inside long enough for a bath, but then he went back outside. For now, […]

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