We carved our pumpkins last night, and I am still impressed with how they turned out. Will's request: he wanted a scary pumpkin. We are ready for trick-or-treaters!
Our neighborhood hosts an annual Halloween party every year. It is one of my favorite festivities held within our neighborhood, and I look forward to the party every year. It is a costume party, and we (as well as our fellow neighbors) go all out. Usually the party is hosted in one of the cul-de-sacs, … Continue reading #110 Halloween Party.
I really cannot handle shopping in baby stores. I recently helped host a baby shower for a dear friend in my office, and I needed to run to the baby store to shop for her gift. When I am with my husband and my kids, I have a distraction. Today, however, I did not have … Continue reading #109 Triggers.
The plague has hit our house, and it struck poor Will. He came down with a fever during school on Tuesday. I got a call from daycare to come get him; his fever was 100.4 and he was complaining of body aches. Since it was low grade I was not terribly concerned; Andrew and I … Continue reading #108 The Sickness.
We spent the day at one of our favorite places to take the kids during the fall: Lucky Ladd Farms. They have a petting zoo, corn mazes, tractor rides, playgrounds, a large slide, followed with pumpkin picking before heading home, exhausted but excited about the prospect of carving our newly acquired pumpkins. I wanted to … Continue reading #107 Fall Festivities.
I wrote about the handkerchief that was special ordered for my brother's wedding, and I now finally have a picture to share. Words cannot express how thankful I am for this beautiful handkerchief. I know this was not an easy undertaking, especially on such short notice, but the quality and the special care that was … Continue reading #106 Sincere Thanks.