We may have bit off more than we could chew this month. With hosting two birthday parties, two family Christmas parties and just the normal holiday hectic hyperactivity, I was ready to go to sleep at 6 p.m. on Christmas. I was shopped, cleaned, decorated, organized, cooked and talked out. We got home after enjoying … Click here to read more….
This Sunday we hosted the annual Remme family Norwegian Christmas party. We are so grateful to Karen, Dagny, Lisa, Dawn, Deanna, Alicia, Janet and Hjordes for their help. Everyone brought food and lent tables and chairs. Ron led a beautiful prayer before dinner. The traditional party foods of lefse, lutefisk and ham was available for … Click here to read more….
Dear Casey Happy 11th Birthday. I started blogging because of you. I was a new Mom and had so much I wanted to remember. Handing you off to the daycare provider when you were 12-weeks-old broke me wide open. I was afraid she would call and tell me I had to come pick you up. … Click here to read more….
We really wish we could run over and squeeze you today and show you how big our smile is because we love you so much! We love it when we get to spend time with you so we can absorb your fantastic personality. You are smart, kind, creative, fun, BRAVE, strong and beautiful. Oh the … Click here to read more….
This time of year always makes me wonder how I can help instill a life of generosity in my children. When I read stories about kids that told their friends, “No birthday presents!” and instead they asked their friends to please give to the SPCA or some other fantastic non profit, I wonder how the … Click here to read more….
On Sunday we woke up and slowly got going. Pedar had just poured a waffle for breakfast into the waffle iron and we lost power. The storm outside created a brown out for close to four hours. For the next storm we learned we need more batteries, cans of soup and fire wood. The house … Click here to read more….
After making lefse, we brushed the flour off and picked up Kekoa and Jacob and headed to Granite Arch to rock climb. Our neighbors joined us for the rock climbing fun and dinner at Mikuni’s! The kids and adults had a great time. I hope Casey always goes through life the way he approaches a … Click here to read more….
This Saturday we joined family at St. John’s to make lefse and krumkake. Mor Mor and family volunteer every year to make traditional Norwegian treats for the annual St. Lucia event. We tried to make a lot of lefse, but our dough balls would fall apart before we got them on the griddle. Dawn was … Click here to read more….