Take me out to the backyard

Posted by on Sep 28, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The oldest little boy played t-ball this past summer, and both the bigger boys have developed a real interest in baseball. We have great family fun playing some version of the game in our backyard, complete with mama knit bases the big guy got for his birthday. I’ll let the pictures do the talking on […]

First Day of Kindergarten

Posted by on Sep 25, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The biggest little boy started school this year. He headed off toting his mama made octopus back pack. He’s going to kindergarten half a day, and while he was both excited and confident on his first day a few weeks back, I was surprised to see some apprehension on his face in a few of […]

Brownies with salted caramel frosting and chocolate glaze

Posted by on Sep 24, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments

I make dessert for a weekly social gathering in my home. While I have standby yumminess that I like to bake, ocassionally I want to make something new. I try all kinds of things, and I have taken to calling my friend Linda “my guine pig”. This was our dessert this week. I hate to […]

Birthdays: 3 and 5

Posted by on Sep 21, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The big brothers turned 3 and 5 this year, and we started a couple of new traditions. In addition to our usual hand made gifts, parties and mama made cakes, each boy received a birthday crown and shirt this year. I will post photos of their hand made gifts later, and I somehow managed to […]