Showing posts from February, 2015


Hmm, if you were to tell me that I have a 6 year old daughter and a 4 year old son, I would, at any time 6.75 years ago and earlier, tell you that you are crazy. That you don't know what you're talking about. I would also have you escorted out by security. So it goes. And here I am. I have a daughter that just turned six. Okay, in all procrastinating fairness, her birthday was three months ago. I simply haven't written about it. Some of that is the day to day routine that seems to discourage creativity. Wait. That's an excuse. Sometimes the day to day routine allows me an excuse to not write about things that are important. That's better. Here's my daughter, my first child:

Trin is really about joy. Sure there's moments where that's not completely true. I know that. But when I zoom out and take it all in, there's not many people I know, adult or otherwise, who have lives that are as joy-filled as hers. The truth is that most of the joy simply comes…

Random Pictures from Fall 2014

How's that for a great title? I thought about writing on here again and found this jumble of photos. I don't think I had a them or anything for this, just wanted to document the Fall activities around Halloween and maybe a bit after that. Enjoy!

Teagan and his preschool class on a field trip to the corn maze and pumpkin patch!

Clean out pumpkins to carve. I love roasting the seeds!

I don't know, but it's a cute smile

Trick or Treat!

They picked out their own costumes this year, both were pretty happy. I think Teagan wore his the entire month leading up to the big event! Come to think of it, he STILL wears it whenever he gets the chance!


S'more sugar please!

Sticky sweetness, TWO TIMES!

Making the rounds

Filling those candy buckets!

Yup, more candy!

Posing for a picture with the dog. I do think Max is about to abscond with all the candy. He's got that sneaky look about him!

The kids just LOVE handing out candy at the door. I think they like it as much as …