Category Archives: Fun

We will, We will ROCK YOU! (to sleep)

Micah was getting into Bryan’s nightstand drawer which holds all manner of important Father’s Day gifts of yore. I had Emma put up one of the more fragile gifts. I told her to put it up away from “Caker and … Continue reading

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Ideal houses

We had a question at dinner that asked what type of house you would like to live in if you could live anywhere. It spurred an interesting discussion. No one was answering at first, so I said that I would … Continue reading

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Taco Bell Breakfast

No Disclaimer: This post is by us, we paid for the food. Taco Bell didn’t sponsor anything. Taco Bell has a new breakfast menu.  For the sake of blog research, we decided to give it a try.  So this morning, … Continue reading

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Lemon Oreos: A Review

Some friends thought Lemon Oreos would be gross. And one of them takes Oreos very seriously.  So we thought we’d take one for the team and buy some to try them. Amie’s reaction: Before I begin, I think its only … Continue reading

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Homeschool exercise

We live in the frozen north. From about November to March, going outside is pretty iffy. Yes, I know, you’re supposed to go outside every day. It’s really important for the kids. Last child in the woods, yada yada yada. … Continue reading

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Things you learn from teaching littles in Sunday School

We teach the 2-4 year old crowd on Sunday mornings. They are super cute and fun and sweet, and I just want to snuggle them up on my lap and read stories and sing “Jesus Loves Me” all day long. … Continue reading

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We Wish You a Merry Christmas ends in a terrible tragedy

It’s no secret that I sing around the house a lot. My life is basically a musical. The other day I was singing, We Wish You a Merry Christmas loudly for the children to enjoy, and I got to the … Continue reading

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More things you should know about ninjas

A while back, Hannah gave me the ins and outs of ninjas. Since then, this has really transformed into family lore, and several more kinds of ninjas have been identified by job. Green ninjas– These guys are your friendly lawn … Continue reading

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How my day looks different than your day

I ended my last post with “so what did you do all day?” as a sort of humorous reply to those who ask the stay at home moms what we do all day. I’m guessing those who stay at home … Continue reading

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Reinventing – Connect 4

Micah was taking a nap and Emma and Amie had gone out shopping.  Hannah asked if I wanted to play a game, so we grabbed Connect 4 off the shelf and played.

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