Category Archives: family

my girls

Just wanted to write a little update on my girlies. Thankfully, everyone has been doing well and getting back into routine. The big girls are in school again and loving it. I mean, they really do love it. When we … Continue reading

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a couple more.

Just a couple more of my favorite moments from the trip back to Colorado. Lots of sister time. The glorious wonderful mountains in the fall. The 2 hour drive to and from grandpa’s was beautiful and such great family time! … Continue reading

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sometimes

Sometimes I see a picture like this and I get a tight feeling in my chest. Time has rushed by and, all of a sudden, I see two beautiful girls. My babies are gone; they are kids. My heart swells … Continue reading

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home.

Guys, everytime I sit down and try to write about my trip home, I end up with a blank page staring back at me. ┬áMy heart is heavy. For those who don’t know, Evie and I got on an airplane … Continue reading

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celebrating sayla grace.

I don’t know if it is a middle child thing, or maybe the fact that her birthday is also the beginning of school, or just a time when we are super busy, but Sayla’s birthday hasn’t always been a huge … Continue reading

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more summer.

Moving on with summer…We got back from Prague right smack in the middle of 120+ degree weather and Ramadan. Holidays are an interesting time to be an outsider. For locals, Ramadan is a time of festivity, family, special food, special … Continue reading

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summer happenings

I refuse to give up on this blog, even though I am possibly the worst blogger ever. Seriously. Lots has happened since my last update…and my last update wasn’t even up to date. Geeze. Here we go: ::4th of July … Continue reading

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silly girls

A pair of my sunglasses broke (which is why I never spend more than $5 on sunglasses…) and the girls got quite a kick out of playing with the frames. I asked Sayla for some pictures in the glasses but … Continue reading

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keadryn’s eyes

My absolute favorite physical feature on Keadryn is, for sure, her eyes. The way they glimmer in the sunshine. The color, ranging from dark brown to vibrant green. The perfect almond shape. The way they truly capture each of her … Continue reading

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as far as the kids are concerned…

So, kirst has been to visit me in the Middle East four times now. Once she came on a whim for her spring break (back when her and Adam were young marrieds with two incomes and no kids), one time … Continue reading

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