Category Archives: Life

Playground fun fun fun.

One of the things I love about North Carolina is the weather. It’s gorgeous, even in wintertime! I love that my kiddos can get outside and play in the sunshine, and go to the playground with friends in January. ♥

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New House Makeover [[exterior]]

So this was our new house “BEFORE” From what you can see on the outside, we’ve added concrete landscape edging, a real garden, a new mailbox, a RED DOOR, and a fence and fire pit. Phew! And that’s just the outside!And here is our red door up close. We went with POSH RED by Valspar. […]

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Better late than never? Halloween recap 2014.

So I JUST emptied my “nice” camera from Halloween. It was pretty fun! We’re used to Wisconsin Halloweens—meaning, it’s usually too chilly to stay out long. Not in North Carolina, it was about 60 degrees and nice!  Daddy sat outside with Bennett in his little Robot costume and handed out candy, while I walked with […]

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Happy New Year 2015!

My sister and her family came for a last-minute visit over New Years. It was just a few days, but it was so nice to get to spend some time with them. Baby Mark and Abbey are getting so big! Kenzie and Abbey had a blast—fewer fights than usual! Maybe it’s because they’re getting older, […]

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:: It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas ::

Decorations are up and Eddie the Elf is back! He has a new friend, a reindeer named Rexford (aka “Rex”). Even Bennett loves him this year. He walks around and finds him and points enthusiastically,  it’s pretty adorable. But the other day he touched him! McKenzie was devastated…but we gave him a candy cane to […]

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