We Aren't Going Anywhere...

So, a foot of snow later (10 inches Monday, another couple this morning) are we are fairly stuck. School has been canceled for the rest of the week and I am working from home. Nick helped Henry get ready to go out in the snow....more

As Quiet as a Mouse

This is the end of the story. ******* We now know that it was a mouse. The mouse watched me work....more

But a Little More About Me

Last week I shared French fries with Judy Shepard. As in Matthew Shepard's mom (she calls him Matt). She was such a kind, genuine person ....more

Six Months Later

It wasn't that long ago when we had newborn photos taken of our little Coco-Puff. She was nine days old (and had a head full of hair!) Six months of male-pattern baldness later, she's just as cute as she was the day she entered the world!As I mentioned before, we had Katie come over on Saturday and take photos of our six-month-old girl (and her sister). I haven't seen all of them yet, but I had to go ahead and share the sneak peek that Katie posted on her blog ....more

Animals in the Attic

I woke up at 5:30 in the morning because of a scratching sound above my head, coming from the attic....more

Well, That Was Romantical

The plan for the weekend was to have Coco's six month photos taken Saturday morning, tackle the backsplash in the kitchen Saturday afternoon, and then leave the girls home with my parents while David and I went to a movie.But Coco woke up Saturday morning with her eyes crusted shut and dried green snot around her nose.I knew the moment I looked at her that she had an ear infection, but I made David come back upstairs and look at her. I wiped her face with a warm wash cloth and she was as smiley and happy as usual and didn't have a fever, so we decided to go ahead with pictures (our photographer was coming over at 10:00 am) and managed to get a doctor appointment for 11:30 am.The photo session went okay... ...more

Snow Day

Currently, in the Bluegrass State: ...more

The Badass Inside

“Take him out, Coach!” — I yell across the gym. It was more of a wail than a directive, “him” being my son and “Coach” being my husband. Reed is playing basketball and has just taken a spill ....more

#MicroblogMondays 25: What’s That Smell?

Not sure what #MicroblogMondays is? Read the inaugural post which explains the idea and how you can participate too. ******* Bad smells: any and all perfume, lavender, vanilla, chamomile, flowers ....more