Monthly Archives: September 2009

getting ready for the third…heading home?

This Sunday I’ll officially be in my third trimester.  How is that possible? I suppose a large part of the time passing quickly is that we’ve been so busy from the very beginning.  I feel like I’ve hardly had time … Continue reading

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beach hair

We went to the beach this afternoon for Chris’ last day off.  I always love Meg’s hair after swimming.  It forms these perfectly messy ringlets – she has the best beach hair.

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“staycation”

Yes, I hate the word too, but I used it anyway. We had a 3 day weekend this weekend, and Chris decided to surprise me by taking an extra 2 days off, so we’ve been relaxing and spending lots of … Continue reading

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behind

It seems that every time I get something knocked off my to-do list, two more things are added on.  I haven’t felt caught up since the long weekend.

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to sum up the weekend

A few pictures from the weekend. Saturday morning French toast made from challah I baked the day before. The best kitchen helper ever. Saturday evening fire.  (The fire pit was my gift to Chris for our anniversary this year.) Sunday’s … Continue reading

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Madeline

We received a picture of our brand new niece yesterday.  Madeline was born on September 10th to Chris’ sister Rachel, and her husband, Shaun.  Isn’t she beautiful? We’re so happy to be an aunt, an uncle, and cousins for the … Continue reading

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sometimes cartoons help

There was this episode of Mickey Mouse Clubhouse that the girls had seen a few times; in it Minnie Mouse made MINNIEstrone soup for a sick Goofy.  I can’t tell you how helpful this became last night. I was feeling … Continue reading

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day at the park

With Chris off today, we decided to get out and do something as a family.  We were going to go to the aquarium again, but Cate has had some sort of mystery rash coming and going since yesterday, so we … Continue reading

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bbq tomorrow

On the menu: BBQ ribs Coleslaw Baked Beans Mac & Cheese Lemon Bundt Cake I can’t wait to eat!

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Cate

She’s really a character.  I just love her to bits, and her personality is so darn funny. One of her quirky things to do lately is to mimic the face and body position of people on pictures or posters.  She … Continue reading

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