Visit with Santa 2021

Visit with Santa 2021

We went to visit the big guy the other week! A few friends of mine created this sweet "Santa Experience" as a way to raise money for their mission trips. The kids had about 20 minutes with Santa, brought their lists, and got to have cookies and milk with him. The girls knocked it out [...]

Emerson James – 5 Years Old

Emerson James – 5 Years Old

Five years ago on November 4th, you made me a mama, Emerson James! Five whole years of our loveable "Golden Retriever", Emerson. Stephen says that Emerson is my personality-twin. Social butterfly, type-A personality, and a master manipulator/strategic thinker. Always working on our next business plan to achieve something we really want. 🙂 Emerson has a [...]

Halloween 2021

Halloween 2021

Wow, what a Halloween week we had! My kids had FOUR opportunities to dress up this year. We kicked off Halloween week last Sunday at our church's Trunk-or-Treat. Bippity- Boppity-Bo! We have Miss Cinderella. Elliott was back and forth between being Belle or Cinderella and ended up picking Cinderella all four dress ups this week! [...]

FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR THE BIG KIDS 2021-2022

FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR THE BIG KIDS 2021-2022

Monday was the first day of school for the new school year! Emerson is heading to 4K in the Penguins class and Elliott is in the Owls 3 year old class. Lots of personality in the next few pics! Also, they are getting so tall! I may or may not have bribed them each with [...]

VBS 2021 ‘Heroes At Heart’

VBS 2021 ‘Heroes At Heart’

Emerson had an absolute blast at our church's VBS 2021 which was superhero-themed - “Heroes at Heart”. They structured this VBS differently than in the past by offering three two-night sessions to keep the groups more spaced out. There was a special tribute to the church's law enforcement officers, who are our local heroes that [...]

Elliott Kennedy 3 Years Old

Elliott Kennedy 3 Years Old

We've had three years of this spicy girl! I try to do a year-by-year update for each child, to look back on. Let's chat all things Elliott Kennedy Mast: Little fashionista. She lovessss clothes and & accessories. She notices everyone's outfits and if they change. She would change her outfit 100xs a day if we [...]