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Megan took ballet and jazz this summer. The class we put her in was for 6-8 year olds so Megan was fairly young for the class. We were hoping that having the older kids in the class would give her good influences so that she wasn’t quite as crazy as she was in her last […]

I knit a hat

I’ve found that knitting in the summertime is impossible. Usually knitting involves making something to be warm and in this heat, that’s an unbearable thought. However, when I got an e-mail from Lion Brand in my inbox last week, I was excited! I’ve been wanting a sun hat to keep the sun off my face […]

Nick says…

“Mom, my dog Coco is a Basket Hound”

Weekend in Des Moines

Who knew that hanging out in the non-air conditioned 100 degree world could be so fun? Adam took Friday off this past weekend and we headed to Des Moines (Saylorville Lake) to camp for the weekend. We had a blast! Fun activities, wonderful company, fantastic campground (that we can’t wait to go to again when […]

Megan’s independence day!

While we celebrated the 4th of July with the rest of the country, Megan’s independence day was 3 days later when she went in to get her cast off. In the next 7 days we were at the pool 9 times. It’s been great having the freedom to enjoy summer again! In just a short […]