James has started repeating things he hears: from us, from movies, everywhere. While watching 101 Dalmations the other day he repeated a phrase from the movie that made me laugh ...
The boys are getting better every day at playing with each other. Today, I needed to change Brennan’s diaper and he was not happy about it. James wanted to help Brennan be happy so he went and found a book to read to Brennan. It was so sweet and completely worked.
I’m not awesome at scrapbooking. I’ve never really been able to keep up with it. I’ve tried regular ol’ paper scrapbooking. I’ve tried some hybrid scrapbooking. And I’ve tested out digital scrapbooking. But I think the big problem with all the different types is not the type of scrapbooking I’ve been doing, but just me. [...]
Every parent says it, but it continues to be true. My little baby is one, and I can not believe it. Where did the last year go? How did this day come so quickly? We had a wonderful time celebrating this little man with our family over the Labor Day weekend. Due to family leaving [...]
In mid-July, I was called to serve in the Young Women’s program in our ward. I was really excited to be working with the young woman again. I have served in Young Women’s before and love to feel of the Spirit of the wonderful youth. I also knew our youth had some big events coming [...]
…had a farm. E-I-E-I-O. Or perhaps: One Thanksgiving had a farm and we visited. We had a lot of fun. The wonderful Stephanie invited us to join her and her cute kids. During breakfast, I asked James if he wanted to go and see the cows at the farm later and he was so excited. [...]
Church can be a challenge with two little people, specifically, Sacrament meeting. This morning while getting ready for church, the boys were having a screaming contest while Bryan and I got them dressed. While they screamed I knew it might be an especially tricky meeting. I asked aloud for blessing for trying to be faithful [...]
Shopping with kids is tricky. Finding time to shop without kids is tricky. Some days shopping with them might be just fine. Other days it might be a nightmare (that ends with crying children and moms walking out of the store without anything on their list) Most of the time for me, it just doesn’t [...]