Memorial Day Weekend 2019

Memorial Day Weekend 2019

This Memorial Day weekend was one for the books.  It consisted of tons of applications of sunscreen, many "boat rides", snacks and plenty of pool water.  We headed to the pool around 10 a.m. each day, ran back to get lunches and a quick nap in (mama got a few solo pool trips in herself [...]

A Morning At The Strawberry Patch

A Morning At The Strawberry Patch

Per the annual tradition, we visited our favorite strawberry patch today!  I worked at a Strawberry Farm in high school, so it's near and dear to my heart to visit each year, and even sweeter with my babies! I'm not going to narrate each picture, but would like to say that we brought four pickers [...]

2018 Thanksgiving in the Mountains

2018 Thanksgiving in the Mountains

We drove up Thanksgiving Day to spend Thanksgiving with Stephen's mom's side of the family.  They live a little outside of Asheville, North Carolina.  Right away once we got on the road, Little Miss had the blowout of the century, so we had to stop and deal with that fun. 🙂  Of course, I only [...]

2018 Pumpkin Patch

2018 Pumpkin Patch

I love traditions and especially ones that I can make with my kids.  Last year, we brought Emerson to this pumpkin patch to pick out his first pumpkin and it was totally adorable.  This year, we came back and more fun was had! Only in the south is it nearly 90 degrees outside when you [...]

Wisconsin Grandparent’s Visit Recap – Summer 2018

Wisconsin Grandparent’s Visit Recap – Summer 2018

My parents came to visit us this past long weekend from Wisconsin!  We packed in a lot of fun things over four days.  Here is a little recap of their visit: Elliott and I picked them up from the airport around lunchtime on Friday.  We stopped and ate a quick lunch at McCallisters.  Big Grandpa [...]

Baby, You’re A Firework

Baby, You’re A Firework

We've been enjoying our little family of four for a whole week now!  Everyone seems to be adjusting well to the new family dynamic.  Emerson has turned out to be quite the sweet big brother to his baby sister which makes this mama happy. The Fourth of July snuck up on us this year. (I [...]