Monthly Archives: October 2012

Bits: Halloween Party Weekend.

On Friday, we put on a little Halloween party at our house for our playgroup. It was so fun! I had a great time — and I’m pretty sure the kids did too. Maybe because Tom is getting a bit … Continue reading

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{Almost} Wordless Wednesday.

I left her sitting up and when I came back in the room, she had rolled over onto her tummy so she could play with her toys better. Because she’s smart like that.

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Pumpkin Face.

We’re in full Halloween mode around here these days. Tom is finally getting excited about being a dinosaur for Halloween. For weeks after I made it, he kept telling me he didn’t want to wear it and he didn’t want … Continue reading

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Bits: Pumpkin Patch Train Weekend.

This weekend we headed up to North Carolina to visit my aunt and uncle and ride the Great Smoky Mountain Railroad’s Pumpkin Patch train. It was wonderful. As I was getting everything packed and ready on Friday while trying to … Continue reading

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{Almost} Wordless Wednesday.

Mesmerized while watching “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown.” LOVE.

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Bits: Fair and Friends Weekend.

This weekend we stayed at my parent’s lake house so we could go to the fair and visit with my friends and family. It was awesome. Here’s how it looked… We toured the RVs they had on display. Tom immediately … Continue reading

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Daddy’s Birthday.

Kevin turned 36! All day I’d talked to Tom and told him it was Daddy’s birthday. “We can have cake? We can have cupcakes?” I told him we’d be having brownies, which was sort of like cake. After we opened … Continue reading

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Alice tried bananas yesterday. She made a horrible face every time she had a bite, but then she kept eating it. It made us laugh. A lot. (Poor, Alice!) I’m posting these photos in order to show you exactly how … Continue reading

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Hot Mess.

Yesterday I was putting a gallon ziploc bag full of hot potato soup in our freezer when it shifted, burst and spilled all over me, the freezer and the floor. It was literally a hot mess. (I was strangely pretty … Continue reading

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Tom made a simple ghost craft this weekend — and he LOVES it! His favorite crafts right now are the ones he can actually play with. This was just a ghost shape that he glued cotton balls onto, then I … Continue reading

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