Christmas Day!


Well, let’s start with Christmas Eve.  I spent most of the day cleaning up Lizzie’s stubborn streak in the form of potty accidents and cooking.  Don’t worry- lots of hand washing was had.  I’ll be honest, I am not exactly thrilled about her resistance, but look at her.  Sigh.   We started a Tex-Mex tradition […]

Christmas Pageants & Sledding


This week has been dedicated to potty training the littlest one.  That sums up my life for the past 24 hours times 7.  I would never have guessed it, but Lizzie has officially taken the longest to potty train.  Rebekah was fast {my mil did the work !!}, Luke was slower to start, but perfect […]

Christmas Pics 2013


Merry Christmas!  This is the kids’ Christmas picture, taken by Jenna Canter, whom I highly recommend. I loved this progression…

Catching Up on Christmas


So, 3 kids isn’t hard, but it’s definitely busy.  By the time I actually have time to blog, I know I should work or do something productive around the house…or I sit kind of comatose, thinking but not doing any of those things.  Sigh.  Oh well, she’s so darn cute and smart and naughty, it’s […]

Christmas Baking & Crafting & Sulking


Yes, you read that right.  Our Christmases are filled with so many good things, but often we get doses of reality too.  This year is no exception.  We’ve been doing Truth in the Tinsel almost every day as an Advent activity, and with Nana and Papa as well as Aunt Sarah, we have baked, crafted, […]