This past weekend, we went to a local pumpkin patch as a family. After two busy, fun-filled hours, we left with four perfectly plump pumpkins, one sweet little gourd (which Pink may or may not have lifted), dirt in every imaginable place on our bodies, and six simple pictures. Yes, six pictures. In two hours. […]
It was a great week around here for people who like pumpkin patches (complete with the chaos of parent paparazzi, dirty-dirty hay rides, and haunted houses…oh, and cute kids), wild imaginations, UCLA football, and getting physical.
Before I dive into the silliness of the week, I want to take a moment to tell my friends on the east coast that they are on my mind and in my heart. Having lived in New Jersey for a couple years as a child, my family loved the shore and we’re so sad to […]
This is the time of year we ooh and ahh over everyone’s kids saying how cute/creative/scary/awesome they look. But what if they don’t? Not for lack of trying, of course. But sometimes even the best of intentions fail us. In the era of Pinterest, I’m guessing there are at least a couple of you out […]
I had lessons 1 through 10 done this morning. But then I set the boys (including Lenny) free with knives and other sharp tools — not even with blog fodder in mind. Promise. Lesson #1: When the kids wake up and decide to make their own breakfast, it seems like an awesome idea. That is […]