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Smudges · 1W ago

Spring Fever (+Puppy Surgery and Table Mishaps)

A look back at the week that we caught spring fever: Monday, February 20While Finn spent the day relaxing on the couch, I spent the day cleaning and scrubbing and removing the screen from ou...
Smudges · 1W ago

He's 9! (A Photo Journal)

T turned 9 on February 19th.T, I can NOT believe that you are 9!  We love you like crazy and you are going to be an amazing 9-year-old.  You make celebrating so much fun.:)
Smudges · 1W ago

Big Snow, Hills, Animals, Cupcakes and Views

Sunday, February 12We woke up to more snow and cancelled church.So we went for a walk in the woods (aka the briar patch).And they spent a lot of the day playing games.(J spent many snowy day...
Smudges · 1W ago

The Best Distractions + A Big Snow

Sunday, February 5After Nana and Pop left and much later after church, M and T made their own Super Bowl party.We had a Super Bowl dinner--stromboli with crudites
Smudges · 2W ago

Welcoming February

Sunday, January 29After church we took the whole crew shopping for jeans for J.  (Their favorite.  Hahaha.)Monday, January 30We took down all of the red and replaced it with more neutral col...
Smudges · 2W ago

The Firecracker Festival (A Photo Journal)

On Saturday, January 28 we spent the day in Chinatown in NYC celebrating Chinese New Year and going to the Firecracker Festival.
Smudges · 2W ago

Getting Ready for Chinese New Year (A Photo Journal)

This year we got to spend Chinese New Year with J's coworker who was visiting from China.  To get ready we read a lot of books and googled ways to decorate.  We did our best to make our hous...
Smudges · 2W ago

Finishing January

A look way back at the end of January...Sunday, January 22After church and lunch out, we went on a walk over the river with J's coworker (visiting from China).  It was a perfect January day-...
Smudges · 1M ago

Frosty Days

A peek back at the third week of January.Monday, January 16It was a beautiful frosty morning.
Smudges · 1M ago

The Year of the Rooster Parade

We spent most of January reading books about Chinese New Year.  This year our friend from China would be spending the first days of the new year with us and we were very excited to celebrate...