A Backyard Story

So I had the work camera at home this weekend for a video shoot on Sunday afternoon. Since I had the nice camera, I thought I would gets some fun shots of the girls playing the backyard. Some swinging, some chalk art, some playing the dog, some swimming…. just a wonderful time in the comfort of home and enjoying the outdoors. Enjoy!

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Time to break in the snow

Well, there’s snow on the ground. That means two little girls are itching to play in it. So here we go…

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Ahhhh… Christmas time!

Advent Calendar

Michaela has been the "keeper of the calendar," making certain that an accurate record of the remaining days of Advent is kept.

Christmas time is here and the tree is decorated, the advent calendar is almost full, there is candy everywhere, cookies are always baking, children’s energy levels are at 110%, and now daddy is home for the holidays. (Which is why he finally had 10 minutes to sit down and compose a blog post.)

Michaela is thoroughly excited and deep into the Christmas spirit this year. I can’t count how many times we’ve watched “The Polar Express,” “The Santa Clause,” “Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer,” and the various Disney specials. (more…)

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New photos of the girls: August 2011

View this photoset on Flickr.

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Grandma Camp

Melanie on the horse with Poppy helping

Melanie on the horse with Poppy helping

Sorry, Chris and I haven’t been blogging much because we are in Nashville, TN for the Disciples of Christ General Assembly which is in FULL swing!!! Chis is extremely busy working and I have been helping with the registration booth. Where are the girls you might ask?

They are at GRANDMA CAMP for the week!!!! (my parents house)  WOOHOO!!!!!! 🙂 (more…)

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