Kidisms

My favorite recent kidisms courtesy of my two favorite kids:Camden-Camden was sick last week and fell asleep in Matt's lap in the recliner. When I woke him to carry him up to bed, he complained that his hand felt funny. I explained to him that his hand had probably fallen asleep, since it was smashed in such an awkward position on Daddy ....more

Macey in Action

There are a couple of quick videos of Macey that I've been meaning to share. The first was following my brother's birthday party at my house. Macey absolutely loves to hear everyone sing "happy birthday" ....more

Pumpkin Patch Time

We made our annual trip to our favorite local pumpkin patch last weekend. It's about a 45 drive from our house, but it's worth every minute of the trip. We lucked out with a perfect weather day (mid 70's and sunny) and only a moderate sized crowd ....more

Ten Years.

Matt and I celebrated our ten year wedding anniversary on October 9th. Ten years is such a milestone anniversary. Matt and I were married young (at 23 and 24 years old) ....more

Interview with Camden (at almost five!)

Check out our latest interview below, folks. I can't wait to look back on how his answers change over the years. ...more

Gymnastics, Day One

Let's just say that day one of Macey's gymnastics class didn't go quite as I expected. I had an idea that it might not go as smoothly as I hoped when we were waiting for her teacher in the lobby area. Macey was peering through the windows and was ecstatic to see the foam pit filled with big beach balls ....more

These days: a kid update

There are countless times in a week (and sometimes in...more

It's Wednesday, but it's not wordless

Right now, I am: ...more

Random life updates

If you're looking for a cohesive post with a central subject, click away now. Now that you've been forewarned, here are my random thoughts/life updates for the night: Know what makes me feel old? Having a kid that punctuates the end of every sentence with "dude" ....more

Game one is in the books.

I'll be honest: I had absolutely no idea what to expect when it came to Camden's first Little League game. He's playing on a rookie team, but the skill levels are all over the place; there are some kids on the team who are seven years old and have played a few seasons, and then there are a handful of four year olds on the team who are brand new at baseball. It's quite the eclectic mix ....more