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 [...]

Fall Lately: Emerson’s 4th Birthday Party & Halloween 2020

Fall Lately: Emerson’s 4th Birthday Party & Halloween 2020

Mid October we chose to celebrate Emerson's birthday party a few weeks early to capitalize on the warmer weather. We went casual with it and did pumpkin decorating stations, donuts, cupcakes, and playground time at a local park. It was perfect. All of these kids (minus his sister, haha) are in his class at school. [...]

Emerson James – 4 Years Old

Emerson James – 4 Years Old

What, it's not 2016 anymore?!! Oh our Emerson, you're no longer a toddler! It makes your daddy and I a little sad! You're such a big fella now! Four years old on November 4th. Your golden birthday, too! With a November birthday, we have two more school years until you head to kindergarten. You do [...]

Emerson’s Third Birthday Party

Emerson’s Third Birthday Party

We let Emerson pick what he wanted for his third birthday party this year.  His official request was: trampoline park Chick Fil A cupcakes Mexican food for dinner I could make that work!  I've always done themed parties at our house, so I was thrilled to do something different. Emerson's buddy Cash and his family [...]

Emerson James – Three Years Old!

Emerson James – Three Years Old!

Our Emerson. Three years old!  It doesn't seem possible. You are your mother's son.  You have inherited my social, friendly personality.  You are a tenderhearted, lover-boy too.  We never get bad reports about you hurting or being mean to anyone, except that one time that you had a report for biting twice in one day, [...]

Emerson’s First Day – Giraffe’s Class 2019/2020 School Year

Emerson’s First Day – Giraffe’s Class 2019/2020 School Year

Our big boy, Emerson starts in his new preschool class today!  He's at the same school, just moving up to the next class.  Giraffe's class is a combo of two and three year old's (He had to be potty trained to move up!) We all went to the Open House on Friday to see his [...]