My Brown-Eyed {18 Month Old} Girl


I mentioned in my last post that Lizzie is 18 months.  I’m not sure where the time has gone, but I will admit 18 months is one of my favorite ages in that they’re still baby but also toddling {remember, my kids walk LATE!}, a little independent, still quite dependent.  Words are coming, and so […]

We Have Bike Riders!


We are a little behind on our bicycle skills around here…I blame it on being in Scotland, with little storage space and terrible sidewalks…but I know it’s mostly that we just didn’t ride bikes!  We are rectifying that now.  Rebekah got a HUGE bike with no training wheels last summer for her birthday from Josh’s […]

An Addition to Our Table


Since we moved here 8 months ago {!!}, Lizzie has sat in a high chair in what Josh calls “baby’s exile.”  We usually remembered to pull her up to the table, but regardless, Lizzie wasn’t physically at the table.  Recently, Lizzie seemed to realize this.  She started playing with her booster seat {stored for future […]

Giving Up The Paci

No More Paci! For you Brits… pa-ci-fi-er: US and Canadian a baby’s dummy or teething ring Unlike Rebekah who was a thumb-sucker, sweet Luke loved his paci from day 1.  And, I do mean love.  The day he found it on his own at night was a day for serious rejoicing in our household.  Anyway, […]

Long and mostly lean

Yesterday, I decided to be a fun mom and build a fort.  It was a big hit.

I am so excited about the CD give-away- remember that you still have the weekend to enter! In other news, I took Rebekah to the health visitor to get her 3 1/2 year jabs (aka shots).  They told us in the fall of 2008 when we moved here that she wouldn’t need more shots until […]