Hens New Year :: 2016

Posted in: Us- Dec 31, 2015 3 Comments

I still can’t believe that we actually pulled it off….and I think we commented on this exact fact at least a few times over the last two days….but we got five of our Hens families together for New Year’s Eve in OC.  We were only missing Aunt Emmy.  🙁  There were 10 adults and 14 […]

Dear Mallory,

Posted in: Us- Dec 29, 2015 1 Comment

Dear Mallory, It snuck up on us, but you’re 11 months old!  You are such a fun girl and we love you so much! This month you grew up so much, so fast!  You are walking.  We can’t believe it, but around the middle of the month, you started to take a few steps and […]

A Christmas Performance with our Angel

Posted in: Us- Dec 15, 2015 1 Comment

We attended Burke’s preschool Christmas Performance tonight.  Tessa is one loved girl by all of the Bollman kids. I loved Burke’s grin as he walked in, so tall and proud, donning his costume.  He was chosen to be the angel who tells the Good News of baby Jesus’ birth! Miss Caitlyn and Miss Shannon told […]

Gingerbread House Decorating with the Bollman Brothers

Posted in: Us- Dec 10, 2015 1 Comment

I picked up this prebuilt Gingerbread House with all the goodies to go with it a few weeks back at Costco, and thought that yesterday was the best day to go ahead and make it. We set out all the pieces and while the boys were anxious to get started with the candies, they were […]

A Quilt for Aedin :: The Creative Journey

Posted in: Us- Dec 07, 2015 4 Comments

My sister, Erika, had mentioned to me at one point a while back when I first started to make quilts, that my niece, Aedin, had asked her if I would make her one too. I had only made baby quilts at that time, and anything bigger than that definitely intimidated me.  I kindly told her […]