Last night was back to school at Arden Middle School. Pedar and I spent 15 minutes with each of his teachers and enjoyed a walk around his campus. It was fun seeing all the parents and being able to see what his day is like logistically. He has great teachers. I can see why he … Click here to read more….
We finally did it. We visited Hawaii. It was the longest flight the boys have been on and they loved it. Thanks to my Dad’s military discount, our hotel room was affordable at the Hale Koa. It is a beautiful resort with the beach just steps away. It was so much fun running into family everyday. … Click here to read more….
We had a wonderful time on our trip to Oahu. I am going to split the trip into two posts because the main reason we went on this trip was to celebrate the lives of my Uncle Paul Bailey (73) and Aunt Janne Bailey (80). My Uncle Paul died in 2009 and my Aunt died … Click here to read more….
You know I’m a little crazy, right? I know you know. When Erik was sick, a breeder I had been talking to put a video of puppies on her Facebook page. She had reached out to me weeks before and let me know a litter of five Havapoo’s (Havanese and Poodle) were born on June … Click here to read more….
Today is Casey’s first day as a seventh grader at Arden Middle School. Erik is now in the third grade. Casey had orientation on Tuesday. He was fighting jet lag and Brochitis but he did it all with a huge a smile. Yesterday he organized his locker and walked around campus locating all of his … Click here to read more….
Erik is finally feeling a little better. He wasn’t able to keep his medicine down due to a fever and an awesome gag reflex, so his doc prescribed Zofran and now he is finally off the couch. Pedar and I want to see him moving around!! He was able to keep a bowl of soup … Click here to read more….
Erik woke up Tuesday around 4 a.m. coughing really hard. He was sleeping out in the living room with his cousins, so we moved him into our bed. We noticed he had a fever, so we gave him Tylenol. We canceled the sitter and Pedar worked from home. Erik didn’t improve much on Tuesday. He … Click here to read more….
Leif, Sierra, Ava and Lola flew into Sacramento on Sunday morning. We had 48 hours to show them some love and support before they jumped on their final flight to their new home in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida. They have been through a lot these past few months. We could only imagine the stress and … Click here to read more….
Yesterday was fantastic! We went to our adorable Beyerford Heights neighborhood parade with both of the grandparents and Dagny, Dean and Addie. We visited after the parade for a bit and then swam with a few friends later in the day. Working the next day takes a bit of gun-powder out of my firecracker, but … Click here to read more….
I make a lot of mistakes. I like to try new things and sometimes they don’t work out. I signed Erik up for a children’s theatre camp. It was going to be three hours a day, for 4 days a week for about 6 weeks. At the end, he would be in three performances. Erik … Click here to read more….