Spring time preschool snack

I have one very creative and curious four and a half year-old.  I find myself looking for activities to fill the late afternoon hours while his brothers sleep and he just wants to chat, create, or “do something Momma.”  Recently Cashel has really grown in the area of focus and  in his pure love of […]

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Baby Must Haves: Round Four

As I’m entering the second trimester of pregnancy, this is the time for me to get things done since I’m not sick or huge. I’ve started thinking about how I will prepare for baby number four.  We’ve moved the big boys back into one room, which hasn’t been the case for a couple of months, […]

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Camper’s Golden Twos

Our Camper turned two last year on March 2nd – it was his golden birthday – and boy was this second year GOLDEN. He and I headed out on a special outing to celebrate saying goodbye to the golden two’s since tomorrow is his third birthday. I so thoroughly enjoy each age, and loving my […]

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For the Love of Trains

These little boys have taught me… Adventure is everywhere if only you will let it be. Perfection is in the eye of the beholder. Moving, changing, and trying is where life begins. Friendship spans age, ability, and comes in the most unexpected ways. Laughter is the best medicine. Time is our greatest gift. And here […]

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Valentines Day School Snack

These yummy fruit “skabobs” as Cashel calls them were so fun to make. Cashel did some of the watermelon punch outs using the mini pastry cookie cutters by Pampered Chef (they are truly the best size) and then did a fabulous job of skewering them onto the sticks. We talked lots during the process, he […]

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Call MY Midwife: Long Overdue Part 2

I’m over a year out from Corban’s home water birth and I’ve neglected this post far too long. After writing about my experience with midwifery in “Call MY Midwife” I promised I would share more specific tips and thoughts I had about home and water birth, so here goes. Thanks to those who have continued […]

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In Between

In moments of weariness, fatigue, and unsettledness I’m grateful for the moments in between. A chance to have a date day with my oldest. A swimming lesson in the pool with my middle son. Extra snuggles after the big boys go to bed with my youngest and just a few moments to hold my husband’s […]

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