Rissa found a new way to enjoy snack time… She wanted me to join her. Bless her heart that she still thinks I can fit into a box. Can you caption this? Have a great rest of
I love my kids, but as my daughter grows into her strong personality there are some things she does that drives me crazy. Nutters. Completely bonkers. Sometimes she literally rubs me the wrong way.
2 years… It seems like only yesterday that we were bringing her home from the hospital on the scariest drive of our life, which then turned into the longest night of our life. I was
Like anybody does, it’s always fun to see who you share a birthday with. We got to do it again when Xander was born on December 8th. It’s funny. Aerissa is so dramatic and outgoing,
I’ve been sharing a few pics of baby Xander on Twitter and Facebook and have lots more to come. It’s been hard to get a chance to get on our actual computers so
While she does her share of pushing my buttons, Rissa is also a pretty good helper for me. We know I need it right
Later I’ll share more about how we helped prepare our toddler for a new sibling, but right now I want to focus on her thoughts as we get closer to the arrival of the
I mentioned in my last pregnancy update that we bought a new camera for an early present to ourselves. Both Brian and I have been having fun taking pictures with it. So far we
I had to take away birthday cake on my daughter’s birthday. No amount of tears could make me change my mind, even as I silently doubted myself internally. Rissa just turned two years old. I
I have to admit I’m pretty lucky. My daughter is usually quite good when we go out to eat. Well, good as in well behaved. She doesn’t necessarily eat well when we go to a
Being a Halloween baby, you might be surprised to know that this is Rissa’s first year actually going trick or treating. Sure, I dressed her up as an adorable little pumpkin last year, but
I can no longer deny that it is fall with the leaves changing colors and falling to the ground. This was the first year Rissa got to really enjoy playing in them! She tried
This week’s featured caption is… This what it must be like in a gumball machine… – Tonya What would you caption this? I can’t even think of anything witty!
I posted this picture on my Facebook fanpage and asked for captions… here are some of my favorites: There were several variations of “mail to gramma” which werejust too stinkin’ cute. Print out a shipping label,
As Rissa grows I keep finding new stages of her life that I enjoy. I’m really liking this almost-2-years-old stage right now because of how verbal she is, her ability to retell events, and
You get a ton of pictures like
I really try to limit sugary snacks for my toddler, but she does get them now and again. One of her favorite treats this summer is freeze pops. She loves picking out a color.
While getting ready for my trip to LA I just had to reprint my nails. Rissa decided she wanted purple toes too! I wasn’t planning to start painting her nails so young…I mean she
All in the span of a few