Monthly Archives: January, 2016

Birthday dog!

Our naughty puppy is one year old today.  A year ago she looked like this: Today she looks like this: And while I was trying to write my friend an email at the kitchen table the other day, she looked like this:Happy birthday, Penny! Advertisements

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Birthday Art Party

I snapped a few pictures at a really cute birthday party Holly went to this afternoon.  (Unfortunately, I just don’t take great pictures with my phone.)  The theme was “art.”  Even the cupcakes arrived on palettes ready to be decorated with toppings.  Adorbs!  The pictures are of Holly and Zoey.  I somehow managed not to …

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Who is this child?

Here is my little Seahawks fan.  She was born into a family which has absolutely ZERO interest in sports.  Seriously, no interest.  We’ve never sat down to watch any sort of sports game before.  Ever.  However, they must be big sports fans next door where Holly spends a lot of time playing with the neighbor …

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Holly Quote

How does one respond to a pretty, five-year old who looks at you with big, brown eyes and asks in all seriousness, “Mommy, is it okay for me to say “S’up Dudes?” to my friends?”

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Penny Update

The girls are back in school and we have settled into the quiet of January.  That’s fine by me.  November and December wore me out.  Not much to report on, but a friend felt that my blog needed a new post, so I chose Penny to be the subject of honor.  (She’s the only one …

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Linlee at Eleven

Going back through this blog, I have sometimes been surprised by things I have written about my children.  So many incidences and conversations have already been forgotten as each year passes.  It’s good to document who they are, so I can better remember it all. Linlee at eleven…  She gets up at six on the …

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Linlee’s Party

Our Linlee Kate turns eleven tomorrow.  We celebrated her birthday today with her best friend Rachel at Chuck E. Cheese.  I’d never been before.  What a zoo.  However, it was perfect for Linlee, who actually asked to have her birthday there.  Pizza is one of the few foods which Linlee will eat.  Heh.  And they took care …

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