Daybook

Outside my window...it is mid-80s and beautiful but oh so full of mosquitoes! I am remembering...National Good Neighbor Day.  Yep, that's really a thing (which I learned about from this fabulous book that will leave you finding reasons to fall in love with your city). The kids spent the morning baking cookies...which ended up being … Continue reading Daybook

Spring Daybook

In my backyard...we have had some beautiful visitors... I am remembering...how lovely the boys played at the Performing Arts Center in March and then a month later in their year-end final recital.  We are so very thankful for such a beautiful year of growth. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1uVyQvyWSng http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MDsm4x0tzhc http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tz3xtYpR2Es http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LUvQfHJEWy8 I am grateful for...kids who love nature.   … Continue reading Spring Daybook

Daybook

Outside my window...four little readers have all found a spot to enjoy the beautiful sun and a good read. I am remembering...Katie when she had all her baby teeth and those beautiful golden curls.   I am thankful for...sunny days, blue skies and a beautiful bay nearby. I am watching...Elementary again as we finished Outlander Season … Continue reading Daybook

Daybook

Outside my window...it is gloomy and cold.  So, so cold! I am remembering...a bountiful Thanksgiving feast at Mom and Dad's.  Sometimes Dad brines the turkey, sometimes he roasts it, and sometimes he deep fries it (my favorite!).  This was a year to deep fry the turkey (yay!) so all the boys got a lesson in … Continue reading Daybook

Hot as Heck Texas Daybook

In my backyard...there's a whole lot of splashing going on in our pool.  It's.so.terribly.hot. I am remembering...our last camping trip in the spring.  Just waiting {impatiently} for cooler weather so we can go again. I am grateful for...finding such amazing, patient music teachers for the boys.  The boys are all thriving in their lessons and … Continue reading Hot as Heck Texas Daybook