Archive for June, 2009

mommy – baby



It has been a long time since I last posted.  I have been busy and preoccupied.  However, I have oodles of posts to write.  I just have to get a few of these lines down. The twins’ favorite game to play this summer has been ‘Mommy – Baby’.  About 80 percent of the time, Campbell […]

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a great father’s day gift



Briggs won the local essay contest…he was so proud!

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living in the now



After a brief conversation with my friend Kathy on Saturday night, I put the notion of living in the now in my brain to stir.  She is like a mini-buddha, consistently challenging my inner peace.  She also happens to be a mother of four rambunctious children.  Thank goodness there are more of us out there! Anyway… […]

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after a year…



…I got some pictures of our trip to Hawaii from Nate.  It is hard to focus on your personal images when you focus on your client’s for a living.  Anyway, we visited Maui just a few weeks after Tim’s home from his deployment.

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blue eyes and baby legs



We found a new use for Baby Legs from Ballerinas and Bruisers owner and good friend, Steve Schwartz.  Besides that I had seen it in a magazine. P.S.  Don’t tell Gage…he thought he was superhero cool.

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summer time



It is officially summer time…the kids are consuming enormous amounts of food, they have come close to seriously injuring each other on several occasions, Gage took scissors to Emerson’s hair (after finally getting her bangs grown out), I cannot keep them inside, there have already been complaints of boredom, they are nasty dirty (doesn’t going to the […]

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spy, sneak, or loiterer



Call it what you will but I fully intend to listen in on the ‘goings on’ of my kids and their conversations.  I even kept a baby monitor should I ever feel compelled to stick it under their bed during their teen years.  But for the first time last night, Briggs asked me to leave […]

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