Captain’s Log Day 2,374

We are finally out of the sickness woods. I have never been more ready for summer. Between the sickness and the flooding rains we’ve had, I am so excited to be outdoors. We have been outside every evening since the rain stopped. Unfortunately the rain and floods have wiped out several roads and bridges in […]

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 […]

ALDI Grocery Haul!

I know that grocery hauls are a popular thing. I enjoy watching them, getting dinner ideas and just seeing what other brands are out there for healthier or cheaper options. So I wanted to share with you an Aldi grocery haul. We were needing some dinners for the coming week so we ran to the […]

Amalia’s 12 Month Update

Amalia had her first birthday this past week! My baby is ONE! She had her doctor appointment and weighed 14lb 14oz and 26 inches long. Developmentally, she is meeting all of her milestones perfectly. She officially started walking just two days before her birthday. She had taken a couple steps here and there before that, […]

Captain’s Log Day 2,121

I noticed that I hadn’t written in nearly a month a couple days ago and put it on my to-do list. I don’t really know what to write about other than mundane life happenstances, because, well, life is pretty boring at the moment. Currently, we are all sick with a pair – yes, two – […]

Capitain’s Log: Day 2078

We took the kids out to the park a couple days ago while the weather wasn’t too cold. they’ve been getting cabin fever, and with the Midwest weather – ever changing – it makes it hard to make plans to go outside. One day it will be nearly seventy degrees outside and then it will […]