Category Archives: Family

Merry Christmas Omaha!

With this being our LAST Christmas in the mid-west, we are trying to do all of our favorite traditions!  We are also trying to cross some winter-based things off our “Omaha Bucket List”. This weekend we went to Mangelsen’s to … Continue reading

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So thankful…that it gets better

I read the blog Momastery sometimes.  Last year, I read this one blog post that had me just GIDDY for the first day of school, 2014.  I was going to be exactly like Glennon.  11 years…full time stay at home … Continue reading

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White and Nerdy

Disclaimer:  This post is kind of braggy and whiny.   When I was in third grade (I think?) I remember going into the library at whatever school I was attending (Fort Polk/Leesville, LA) and being given a test.  It was … Continue reading

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First Day of School, 2014

Ethan started kindergarten this year.  On Tuesday, we had pretty much an EPIC summer of fun to celebrate…and let me spend LOTS of time with the boys before they all went away.  Then Wednesday, they were left in the capable … Continue reading

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Fishin’

While we were visiting Louisiana this summer, the boys got to go fishing with Papa Jeff and Bart.  They were so excited to catch all those fish! They fished in a private lake owned by one of my cousins and … Continue reading

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The Yellow Slide

Alternately titled, “Another sure sign my baby is growing up” We’ve gone to Fremont Splash Station at least once a summer for the past two or three summers.  It’s only about an half hour drive from my house and it’s … Continue reading

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Summer Video Game Rules

Last night I outlined the “summer video game rules” with the boys…the electricity had gone out due a storm rolling in (it was so weird…we’ve only lost power a handful of times the entire seven years we’ve lived here), so … Continue reading

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