And We’re BACK!…

And We’re BACK!…

…did you miss us?¬† ūüėõ !?!?!?!¬† my last update came at the start of summer!¬† fast forward through the past couple of months, and it’s back to school¬†AND¬†back to this here poor, neglected blog¬†(hopefully for the long haul!?) our happy family back in july ;0)… summer flew by (summer?¬† what summer!?!?) with papa (far) away … Continue reading

Crispy Cheese Tortillas

Crispy Cheese Tortillas

What is the best part of the perfect grilled cheese or quesadilla?¬† (Okay, so besides the melted ooey-gooey cheesy goodness that oozes out from within.)¬† I¬† believe this to be that very oozing cheese that happens to seep out and crisp up along the sides of the outside as it grills in the pan, no?¬† … Continue reading

“Where Have We Been?”…Part I

“Where Have We Been?”…Part I

I know, seriously!¬† Has it really been that long since my last post!?!¬† Not for a lack of things to report… in fact, quite the opposite!¬† Too TOO much to catch up on~ we have been keeping quite busy as soon as school let out, not to mention the fact that I have been feeling … Continue reading

Weekend Adventures

Weekend Adventures

guess who got to go on another date nite??!?¬† that’s right babay babay!¬† that makes – count them, FIVE weeks in a row now… we’re on a roll!¬† (tune in next week to see if we break the streak!)¬† THANKS to our beloved momo and uncle jon who so very¬†graciously¬†insisted on taking in our 3 … Continue reading

A Pre-Graduation Pampering

A Pre-Graduation Pampering

While I certainly can be very girly in¬†many ways¬†:P, I was never really the particularly “foo foo” type.¬† I’m not¬†so good at braiding hair and wish I knew how to apply make-up on properly.¬† I didn’t get even¬†my first real salon-pedicure until after S & I were married.¬†( I’m¬†TOTALLY up for getting the occasional nail … Continue reading

Our Weekend

Our Weekend

Bits and pieces of our weekend…(and then some). Every Friday after school Hp & Bf get to go to their beloved art class!¬† Everyone (alllll the teachers, ¬†friends, secretary…)¬†at the preschool knows about art-class Fridays.¬† We know this because they all say, “Have fun at art class, Faith!” as we¬†race past¬†them through the hallway.¬†¬†What¬†certain little … Continue reading

The Crippled Beggar

The Crippled Beggar

At school, the students get to go to chapel every Tuesday morning to sing songs, hear a Bible message from a guest speaker, or watch a special something or other.¬† This week, Hp’s 1st grade class put on a special performance for the entire lower school’s last chapel of the year.¬† I think it’s pretty … Continue reading

Chip Nite!

Chip Nite!

I had a big bag of these that were literally dying to be eaten the other night so out came our trusty ol’ mandoline slicer!¬† I usually don’t peel off the skins (extra fiber!) but since these were like I said, about to go under… We also had a bag of kale (Trader Joe’s conveniently … Continue reading

School Fun!

School Fun!

we are already in our last 2 weeks of school so there has been a lot going on over here!¬† special activities and events, projects, celebrating people…tons of end-of-the-year fun! did you know that cheetahs can run up to 75 mph?¬† naturally, hudson picked the cheetah to do his animal report on… he sleeps with … Continue reading

“It’s Friiiiday, Friiiiday…!”

“It’s Friiiiday, Friiiiday…!”

Last Friday, the Mister and I went to a good friend’s wedding (Congratulations A&R)!¬† There were no kids allowed so S got 2 of his most capable and reliable students (hey, if you add their ages together it equals 30, so that’s OK right? :P) to babysit our 3 pups for the night.¬† You can … Continue reading