transitions

This fall is going to be a huge year of transition for our family. Three out of four of our kids will be entering one of those milestone years in the school system. Our oldest son is going to high school. Our oldest daughter is going into junior high. And our youngest...

Going baaaaaack!

I didn’t even realize it until a friend clued me in, but Monday was a big day for us. It was the day we could find out which teachers our kids got for the school year. Even after she told me, I didn’t bother to rush over to the school to find my...

I can't think of a title for this post

Was it seriously just ONE week ago that I wrote a blog post mourning the fact that summer is half over? How could my mood have changed so dramatically in just SEVEN days? Before I go on, let’s get one thing straight. I love summer. I love spending time with my...

Kickball game

Since school is out, we decided to invite a bunch of our friends over for a game of kickball! It was one sport that we figured everyone would be able to play. It turned out to be a real nail-biter. The Nationals were up 12-6 at one point, but the Super Sonics game...

Sky high

   Today we joined a bunch of home school friends at an indoor trampoline place. The kids had a ton of fun! They had big spaces full of trampolines. Even the walls were trampolines. The boys spent the entire time on the dodge ball court. Alayna loved jumping in the...