Leaf Party 2015 by Annemarie

Posted in: Us- Nov 26, 2015 No Comments

We got home from our trip and were amazed at how many leaves had fallen while we were gone.  Woohoo!!  Time for Leaf Party 2015.  The first part of this fun happened in the backyard earlier in the day, and we saved the good stuff for after naps.  There were quite a few to rake […]

Dear Blake, by Annemarie

Posted in: Us- Nov 03, 2015 1 Comment

Dear Blake, Today, you are 1000 days old!  I’ve been anticipating this day for quite some time, but then it all but snuck up on me.  I can remember celebrating this with your brother, and it seemed like it was just a little while ago, and now you’re here.  Two years, and a few days […]

Burke :: 4 and a HALF by Annemarie

Posted in: Us- Oct 30, 2015 No Comments

Oh, buddy, just some great pictures of you, because….well, you turn FOUR and a HALF tomorrow.  How in the world did THAT happen??

Dear Mallory, by Annemarie

Posted in: Us- Oct 29, 2015 No Comments

Dear Mallory, At your 9 month well baby visit you measured 28 inches (50%), weighed 20 lbs 8 oz (80%) and had a 46cm head (100%).  You are growing up so fast, little miss!  You’re wearing your 12 month clothes and they’re already starting to be a little snug.  I can’t believe that in just three short […]

Fancy Mallory by Annemarie

Posted in: Us- Oct 22, 2015 No Comments

Took some super cute pictures of Mallory in a fancy dress in the backyard today.  She is so dang cute!!

2015 Lane Farms Pumpkin Patch by Annemarie

Posted in: Us- Oct 17, 2015 1 Comment

We had our first visit this year to the Lane Farms Pumpkin Patch with our friends.  Not everyone could make it…we were missing the Tarrs, Emily and Krista too (dang broken leg).  It was Mallory’s first trip to LFPP and I think she had a great time too! It’s so amazing to see how our families […]

Burke’s Room 2 Preschool Pictures by Annemarie

Posted in: Us- Oct 16, 2015 No Comments

I was honored to take the Providence preschool class pics again this year and had such a fun time spending it with all of these wonderful kids.  Burke’s class has 15 in it this year and they’re all stellar children.  We love our teachers, Miss Shannon and Miss Amber too!!

10.10 :: A Happy Saturday by Annemarie

Posted in: Us- Oct 10, 2015 1 Comment

Oh, Saturday, you are my favorite.  This morning, Blake had his first Bollman Boy & Daddy Breakfast.  They had yummy food, played some golf, got the truck washed, and hit up the toy store for some new puzzles. Mallory had a sink bath and enjoyed it very much. Clean baby!! When Mallory went down for […]

Blake the Baker by Annemarie

Posted in: Us- Oct 05, 2015 3 Comments

The other day I had a chat with a mom friend about making sure that each of our children has time with us, so that they all feel special in their own right.  Since Burke has been in school, I have definitley had the desire to do something fun with Blake, but if we leave the […]

Bye Bye Aunt Emmy by Annemarie

Posted in: Us- Oct 02, 2015 1 Comment

We said goodbye to Aunt Emmy today.  She has been part of our family for a long time, there for the big and small moments since we have known her, but she was in our home, living with us, a REAL part of our family for the last 9 months.  We sure are going to […]