I’m old

My backs hurts. Not just hurts…aches. It has snowed again here in Columbus. We live on a corner lot which means that we have LOTS of sidewalk to shovel. Today there was another snow delay so when Ethan went down for his nap, the kids and I went out to shovel. Ugh. It killed me. […]


Corinne is obsessed with the word “rockstar” lately. Let me give you a few examples of her usage of the word: Upon licking the remnants of banana bread batter from her spatula, she replied, “I’m licking this spatula like a rockstar!” Corinne found her belts in the closet and was excited to become reacquainted with […]

My apologies

Remember how when you were a kid and you were between picture books and books with no words? I always liked the books with pictures. I’m all for developing your imagination and whatnot but somehow the pictures pulled me along through the story. Anywho, I am apologizing for the lack of pictures lately. I know […]

Why not…

My sister-in-law, Stephanie, posted this tag on her site and opened it up to anyone. I’m bored so I figured…why not? Here goes: Two names you go by: 1. Greta 2. Mommy Two things you are wearing right now: 1. Fuzzy leopard slippers 2. Blue jeans Two of your favorite things to do: 1. Read […]

Blah day Blues

So I’m having one of those blah days. There’s no school today, but Tony still has work. I had planned on taking the kids to the playplace at the mall around 9 o’clock to get in a good hour of playing before the stores opened and all the people show up. However, the kiddos have […]

Corinne’s 5!

Corinne’s birthday stretched out over two weeks. She picked to have one friend, Ella, sleep over instead of having a party with lots of friends. They put on their pjs, watched a movie, and had a treat. Time for bed, right? WRONG! Corinne had us put her princess castle tent in her room for them […]