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Baby-Wrangling

So, apparently babies are time consuming.  At least that’s what my wife tells me 🙂 I felt bad for her. Helen really likes keeping the house clean. Her grandmother is a German, Martha Stewart type whose house is always spotless and who always has freshly baked... read more

Kaylee is walking :)

… or trying to at least.  It’s now her favorite game to run around holding our hands. She loves being lifted into the air and tickled. She falls down but she get’s back up and keeps going.  (Thank God for carpeting!) read more

Playing Dress-Up

My in-laws came over recently. They only live about two hours away, so we get to see them pretty regularly. This time, they came loaded with gold in their trunk. And by gold I mean a huge chest full of dress-up-clothes for little girls. As Helen sat in the family room... read more

A New Season

We are entering a new season in our home. For the past three years, my mother has lived with us. This was a beautiful time for us. She was a retired teacher and school administrator. She loved watching us homeschool our children. She even took part, teaching phonics... read more