We drove to Oregon this week to spend Thanksgiving with our Northwest family. We enjoyed a bit of winter weather on the drive up, but the weather down was absolutely beautiful and we got home in record timing. On Thanksgiving morning we walked the three-mile walk for their Give-N-Gobble. It was 23 degrees, Erik made … Click here to read more….
I forgot to post pictures from Erik’s sweet soccer party wrap-up. It was a very nice evening at Round Table pizza that ended with trophies and thank you’s to the awesome coaches. We are so excited because Coach Matt has decided to keep the Vikings playing indoor soccer this winter. Erik is so happy!! Looking … Click here to read more….
Last night we enjoyed a delicious Thanksgiving meal at Bridget and Chuck’s. The smoked turkey was off the hook good! The kids had a blast at the kids table!! I wish I had taken more pictures but the conversation and company kept me busy!! It was a great night. Thank you, Bridget and Chuck!! We … Click here to read more….
On Tuesday the boys had their parent teacher conferences. They both are doing really well. What I loved hearing most was that they are polite in class and kind and helpful to their classmates. They try hard and are improving in all areas since the beginning of school. The boys are self motivated and it … Click here to read more….
I love this video of Glennon explaining that life is beautiful and brutal, so it is BRUTIFUL. She says we are here to practice how to love and get really good at it! Show up before your ready. We’re not going to do empathy perfectly, but we can acknowledge when we’ve screwed up. We … Click here to read more….
Everyone woke up a little late on Sunday. We all felt a little off. A bit tired and snotty and just run down. We hung around a bit and began feeling a bit better around lunch. The previous evening, Mama Sue had given me her two tickets to Elf the musical. She had another event … Click here to read more….
Have you heard the news?? Dagny and Dean are having a baby girl this February!! Dagny and Dean and having a baby girl this February! We are so excited to welcome this precious little one into the world! Yesterday, at Mama Sue’s gorgeous house, we celebrated their precious baby. Dagny has so many wonderful friends … Click here to read more….
Did you know that today is World Kindness Day? So, whether you hold your tongue and don’t voice mean thoughts or do something proactive to be kind to others, you can participate in the day. On the 13th of November, we are asked to contemplate kindness and selfless acts that have had a lasting impact on … Click here to read more….
Stay weird Just let go already. It is never too late to try something new. Don’t get involved with the popular kids. Go easy on the makeup, you’re not as ugly as you think. Don’t eat all you can. Backup your hard drive. Stop caring so much about what other people think, they are not … Click here to read more….