Aedan had quite the holiday celebration - viral meningitus. July 4: Rode in the work truck for the parade in town, dispensed candy and … [Read more...]


Soccer season ended Tuesday for Emma, and two weeks ago for Aedan. I coached Aedan's K-1 team, and had several of my former preschool … [Read more...]

Good morning brothers

Emma and Aedan have been waking up earlier than normal the past few weeks.  It has been nice to have a little help doing the dishes in the … [Read more...]

The letter A and the number 5

Aedan was so excited to bring home a new movie from the library last week - it had been several weeks/months since we checked out a movie in … [Read more...]

Track Tuesdays

Tuesdays are track workout days for Mommy, and since Tuesdays are preschool days Aedan is often in tow.  He did luck out last week and … [Read more...]

Eggs, over easy

Emma was a bit excited before preschool this morning, and had to finish part of her breakfast in the car. More on why she was excited … [Read more...]

sugar high

About 30 minutes into Aedan's naptime, I heard strange creaking noises followed by a THUD coming from his room. When I opened his door, I … [Read more...]

when the mommy is sick

From the hours of 5:30 - 9:00 AM yesterday , I ran my household from the couch. I am sick. I never get sick.  I take my multi-vitamin, … [Read more...]

going postal

Our mailbox disappeared last week.  I'm sure it had something to do with the shifting base of mud and sand from the spring thaw, the number … [Read more...]

blowing bubbles

If the pictures don't persuade you, then maybe this will: Blowing bubbles is an extremely effective way to help children develop motor … [Read more...]