The Gregory Broken Arm Story

Yesterday he was on the playground at school during recess and decided to try to skip from the first monkey bar to the fifth one. He missed and fell to the ground, landing with his right hip on top of his his right wrist. He was super embarrassed and decided not to tell his teacher … Continue reading The Gregory Broken Arm Story

Spring Break

This last week was our spring break from school. I've already told you about Monday and Tuesday, so I'll start today's story with Wednesday. We didn't make any big plans for Wednesday, since that was the day that we were swapping out D for B at Nana & Pa's house, but it turned out to … Continue reading Spring Break

I write 750 words a morning; sometimes they’re for you.*

I got up this morning, wandered through the house, and thought to myself "How is it that it all gets THIS messy in just one day of me not tidying?"  Nick said that I do more than I think I do or than maybe he thinks I do around the house.  No, the house is … Continue reading I write 750 words a morning; sometimes they’re for you.*

Rainy Day activities

Some days I wish I had a more focused blog, the kind that was chock full of advice about something, but I don't have that kind of focus, anyway.  However, today, you will get to hear about our rainy day activities, just because. Since we've been sick for about a month, we've gotten used to … Continue reading Rainy Day activities

Why does February always suck?

So hey, it's February, and so therefore we have the Plague.  David has this on again off again stomach virus at least one day every week since the end of January.   Ben & Nick have been coughing, but seem okay for the most part. Greg has been snotty & feverish and coughing for a solid … Continue reading Why does February always suck?

“We started right here, in the ovary”

I hate giving subject lines for these posts, especially when I'm just updating about everything.  Maybe I should go back and retitle this "More of everything" Hmm. David has been doing a lot of scouts stuff from his book, which means that all of us have been doing a lot of scouts stuff because you … Continue reading “We started right here, in the ovary”

Thoughts in 140 characters

12:23 Finished putting together new bookshelf & got it set up with help from E, who came over to chat. Have convinced her to join writing group. # 17:43 Greg's shoes were mistakenly taken home by someone else at McDonald's tonight. No, we didn't take the other kids shoes home. Seemed wrong. # 20:11 MacDonald's … Continue reading Thoughts in 140 characters