Captain’s log day 2,229

Our household is finally on the mend. Well, Javier is still coughing, but I think it’s almost over. We had a weekend away planned for Javier’s birthday but we had a blizzard roll in instead. I was kinda sad that we didn’t get to go celebrate, but we had a great lazy weekend at home […]

Sickies

We have been battling a bout of walking pneumonia since before Christmas. It started with Sylas the week before Christmas. He came down with aches, chilling, and tickly chest cough. Friday night, December 21st, I started chilling when I went to bed. Unfortunately I had to work the weekend and the holiday so there was […]

What I Got My Kids For Christmas 2018

I wanted to do a Christmas haul for this year. Last year I think I did a gift ideas list. Granted, most of the stuff on my last years list is stuff that I bought, or had already. It is getting hard to buy for the kids. They already have everything they could possibly want […]

Let It Snow // Captain’s Log Day 2181

Sunday we had our first blizzard of the season. We only got about 4 inches of snow, but the wind was ferocious, drifting the snow everywhere. I woke up Sunday morning and peeked out the window, surprised to find there was nothing on the ground yet – the news reported the storm rolling in at […]

2018 Christmas Décor

I usually only decorate our great room for Christmas. Our kitchen is lacking in counter space, and we don’t spend enough time in our bedrooms to decorate them. I suppose you could call this a tour/ haul of sorts. I got a lot of new pieces this year, and incorporated my stuff from Christmases past […]

Captain’s log day 2,141

We stopped by the lake the other night. It has become a favorite thing to do lately in the evenings. The kids get some wiggles out, and we get the peacefulness of watching the sun set. The moon was crescent-shaped, which was interesting to Sylas. He knows all about that already. He truly has an […]