Archive for the ‘katie’ Category

the underwater watermelon.

Wednesday, July 14th, 2010

This summer the kids are taking swimming lessons, thanks to their Grammy. Katie has turned into quite the little fish! She’s catching on fast and doing a great job. I was concerned at first that she’d be a Nervous Nelly when it came time to dunk her head under water or do other exercises that […]

happy fourth.

Tuesday, July 6th, 2010

Hope you all had a great Fourth of July! We certainly did: (click for credits) Love the looks on their little faces… It’s been very rainy here for about a week now. It even rained on the 4th, but thankfully it was mostly in the morning. (click for credits) I’ve made a new goal for […]

better late.

Saturday, July 3rd, 2010

So, I was inspired the other night by a blog I love to read. For years I’ve been peeking in on Alicia Paulson’s blog, Posie Gets Cozy. Reading blogs like hers makes me want to turn my house into a home and savor the simpler things in life. Well, she was talking the other day […]

early fall in columbus.

Friday, October 23rd, 2009

A few other family notes to mention: At the beginning of September, Katie lost her first tooth! Here she is posing with it. Her new tooth was growing up fast behind the baby tooth. I was surprised because it took a while for this one to wiggle its way out. So, she doesn’t really have […]

on my mind.

Friday, October 9th, 2009

Outside my window… the sky is gray and depressing. It’s been this way for three weeks now. It can really get to you after a while… I am thinking… “Wouldn’t it be lovely to move?” Yes, I’m a gypsy. I am thankful for… my healthy children and my sweet-natured baby girl. Food on the table. […]

penny: one to two months.

Thursday, August 27th, 2009

Our sweet little Penny is now two months old—and my goodness, has she grown. Penny Notes: When Penny was six weeks, she weighed in at 12 lbs. She’s certainly taking after her brother, Joshua, who was about the same weight at the same time. I’ve been flipping through Katie’s baby book saying “Well, she’s outgrown […]