August 30, 2016


Today was the start of pre-k for Christopher and Betsy.  They both had a great day and I am so thankful for this amazing school and its staff.  Everyone seems to really love what they’re doing and loves and cares for the kids so well. I was worried about Christopher taking a nap at school, … [Read more…]

August 29, 2016


Betsy has had little spots of eczema before, but they’ve gone away after a week or so.  This time they didn’t.  I made an appointment for her this morning and to Bellaire we went to discover that she not only had a bade eczema breakout but poison ivy as well.  Fun times at our house! … [Read more…]

August 27, 2016


This morning I had to go to urgent care to get a steroid injection thanks to getting in to something in the yard earlier this week.  Poison ivy, maybe?  I have no idea.  Not the best way to start the day, but thankful that I went and that Ben stayed with the kids so that … [Read more…]

August 26, 2016


Today we went to “Meet the Teacher” at pre-school.  Christopher is going to do just fine! Betsy’s class is in the same room as Carson was in last year, which is pretty fun, and there are quite a few of the same kids from her class last year. I am thrilled about them both being … [Read more…]

August 25, 2016


Today we took a walk to the park.  Betsy chose every part of this outfit.  I love it. After school we met up with Katie, Liam and Sam for a rainy but wonderful trip to the park.  Both boys fell in the water with their shoes on (matching Star Wars shoes of course) and so … [Read more…]

August 24, 2016


One of the great things about having to get everyone up and out of the house by 7:30 is that we’re able to get so much more accomplished than we used to when we wouldn’t really be doing much until 9 or so.  By 9 this morning we’d already created some lovely works of art … [Read more…]

August 22, 2016


First day of school! Carson was excited to go to his first day of Kindergarten, awake and in the play room waiting for me before I even went to get him up. Ben came with us, which was great mostly because we like him, but also because I had two bags of supplies to bring in and … [Read more…]