Monthly Archives: October 2012

Halloween is behind us and the Monster Wreath is safely tucked away for next year. Now, I know some people are eager to start busting out the Christmas decorations, but I. WILL. NOT. We respect the turkeyaround here! And so, in honor of my friend the turkey, I have another super simple tulle wreath tutorial […]

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I have crafts to make, pumpkins to carve and candy-rabid children to keep at bay today, so not much time for a post with words and stuffs. Instead, I give you pumpkin patch pictures, taken with my new (to me) Canon 5D MK II! I don’t think I’ve officially announced my new baby on here […]

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If you’re like a lot of parents out there, it’s the weekend before Halloween and you still don’t have a costume for your kid yet. I’m usually one of those people, but I had to bust them out late into the night a couple of days ago because the kids had their first costume festival […]

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The day Leyna was born, just hours after she was placed in our arms, Scott’s 32-year-old cousin died from complications related to cystic fibrosis. Andy was a fighter, referred to as Superman by the family. He’d endured transplants, treatments, and multiple drugs to beat down the beast that was the disease he had since birth, […]

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Leyna hasn’t nursed in over 3 days. That’s not the result of a conscious decision to wean her on my part. It just happened. That whole don’t offer, don’t refuse approach. She’s not asked for them. I actually didn’t realize it had been that long until last night when I finally figured out why my […]

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It’s one of those things I always romanticize when it comes to involving the kids- going to the State Fair. Oh, think of how much fun they’ll have seeing all the weetle animals! And eating all the amazing food! And playing all the games and riding all the rides! It all sounds like a pretty […]

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