She’s 2…

We have a birthday tradition in our home. Before Daddy goes to work everyone gets up for a mini birthday celebration. It’s the first thing we see coming downstairs. It’s a sweet welcome into your new year in our family. We spend all night preparing […]

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Little Kid + Scissors =

All was quiet. The animator was animating something, the Hubs was on his computer, the Sweet Quirky one was sleep, the twins were upstairs, I was rocking peacefully blogging in my rocking chair and Little Joy was behind me at the dinner table quietly writing […]

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Real.

So my little one had a birthday recently. She had a great day. We didn’t do a huge party, instead we did a small family celebration. It takes a lot to do these parties. Well it takes a lot for me. I’m an introvert really. […]

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Busy Busy Bee!

She makes me smile. This moment was a precious one. She wanted to sit by me as I read. We had conversation about what she drew. I knew once she came to sit by me there was very little change of me actually reading at […]

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Thanks.

This kind of thank you is more realistic than we’d like to admit. Sink contents: Glass that contained my son’s strawberry smoothie he downed and got in his words, a “neck freeze”, plates, spatula, and flatware from breakfast I made for the kids, cups and […]

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