Big Shoes for a Big Boy

My son Drew is known around here for his comedic as well as mega dramatic personality. Everyday he does something new... I just love this age! It is the hardest and yet the most fun b/c they are so stinkin' cute! Drew is notorious around our house for wearing everyone elses shoes... all day long... I am not even exagerating. He would wear Austin's shoes to bed if I let him.Here are some funnies of [...]

By |April 30th, 2008|Blog, Uncategorized|1 Comment

The Recital

Yesterday Kelsey had her first Piano Recital. She has been taking lessons for three years now and it is so fun and rewarding to watch her be able to confidently play well. She played three pieces. "Palomino, Minuet, and Cat & Mouse." I was so proud!We went through the phase this year of her not "wanting" to play anymore. I told her that I wish I had learned how to play and that most people [...]

By |April 28th, 2008|Blog, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Fun Food

Today was our Fun Food Friday! When daddy goes out of town I usually do kid friendly foods where the kids can help prepare everything. Tonight was Potato Latkes, Yellow Watermelon (a first at our house), and the ever popular Chocolate Puddin'!

By |April 26th, 2008|Blog, Uncategorized|2 Comments

Fun Food Friday

My home grown chef, Kelsey, loves to try new recipes. This Potato Latkes Recipe was a huge hit with everyone tonight.... fun and easy to make too! Kelsey did everything, with the exception of mincing the onions of course.Potato Latkes RecipeYou'll need: -2 cups grated potatoes-1/2 small onion chopped finely- tsp salt - 1 tblsp flour -1 tsp baking powder -1 egg, beaten well - 1/4 cup oil Instructions1. Mix together potato, onion, salt. 2. [...]

By |April 26th, 2008|Blog, Cooking/ Recipes|1 Comment

Mark Gungor

Today at Bible Study we watched the last 2 DVDs of Mark Gungor's "Laugh Your Way to a Better Marriage." It was hallarious! I am telling you I haven't laughed so hard in a long time!I have heard a lot of talks and seminars on marriage and sex... I have to say that this was the most enjoyable and educational. He is a pastor with the heart to see marriages not just survive, but instead [...]

By |April 25th, 2008|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Story of Esther

This weekend I am taking my daughter Kelsey to this fabulous production!I would love to throw out an invite to any one who is local and would like to attend!The Location is at Mt. Hood Community College In Gresham, Oregon.Tickets are on sale through PayPalAdults: $11-$14Children:$7-$10Times are Thursday (tonight) @ 7pmSaturday, April 26th, 2pmSaturday, April 26th, 7:30pmFor more information go towww.trueheartproductions.org

By |April 24th, 2008|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments