Category Archives: Love

McKenzie lost her first tooth!

April 7th, 2015 McKenzie lost her first tooth! It had been wiggly for weeks! She was eating her lunch, and while she was chewing she felt something hard. Her tooth had fallen out! She ran over to me, beaming. We’re so used to Bennett being the one with “firsts” since he’s younger, so it was really […]

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The last month…

Wow, I haven’t posted in a month! Too long. We’ve been ridiculously busy since closing on the new place, trying to get everything set up & organized before we need to move in. Our current lease is up in December, so over the next month or so we need to start officially moving in! Since […]

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First Day of 1st Grade!

Tuesday was McKenzie’s 1st day of 1st grade. Seriously. How do we have a 1st grader? This little girl is growing up so fast! She’s so fun, spunky, kind, and smart.  We are so, so proud of her. On her first day she managed to get a black eye by getting kicked in the face […]

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It’s gettin’ real! We’re moving soon!

So Jon has FINALLY completed all his training and finished the try-outs! In my first post after he left, we’d learned that he’d be gone for 23 weeks. And I thought that was a long time! Well, that 23 weeks (6-ish months) turned into 35 weeks (8 months). Basically longer than his deployments as a […]

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