a lake is even better with friends

The weekend before the 4th of July we spent a wonderful few days at the lake with our two dear friends and theirView full post »

her first day of eleven

Today she turned eleven.  My sweet girl who only a second ago was screaming in the OR to meet her mama, turnedView full post »

her last day of ten

Another year has come and gone and this sweet girl is one day shy of eleven.  She has my heart. Tonight I gotView full post »

pow wow

Every summer we drive down to the cousin’s house and celebrate all the birthdays together.  Then we enjoyView full post »

Eli’s first race

Today my boy and I ran his first race together, the Farmington Dew Days 4 mile.  Since track season this kid hasView full post »

summer go slow

sprinkler fun water fights bare feet     sunset walks with Leo sitting on the porch grilling on theView full post »

last day of second and fifth grade

Today was their last days of second and fifth grade.  This year was the fastest yet.  I can’t believe it’sView full post »

a day with my girl

Last week all of the fifth graders were going to Valley Fair to celebrate the end of fifth grade and elementaryView full post »

summer is calling

I can’t remember the last time we were able to enjoy the long Memorial Day weekend at the lake.  I also can’View full post »