Yearly Archives: 2012

122012: Peace.

We took this as part of an effort on The Bloom Forum. Peace To Sandy Hook. It’s interesting to see the positive movements like this evolve after a tragedy like Sandy Hook.  I like the idea of sharing images of our own kids sending them a message of support & peace. Another of my favorite […]

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121812 & 121912

No images from the big camera for these two days. On 12/18, the elf follows through with the do-gooder act & tells the kids to gather their spare change.  They helped me bag it up but we haven’t found a bell ringer yet.  If we don’t see one in the next couple of days, we’ll […]

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121712: Up.

First off, let me just say that I know there are three-year-old kids all over this world that haven’t napped in ages.  I like to shoot for naps until Kindergarten.  Lulu naps most days.  She is tired, and I mean for-real tired, by 1:30pm every day.  Sometimes she really jacks around up there.  Today she […]

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121612: Elf Spaghetti.

The elf left us a note with a recipe for spaghetti…Buddy The Elf’s recipe for spaghetti: Coca-Cola (which Bradyn pronounced “Coco-La” & I made fun of him all day), noodles, syrup, pop tarts, marshmallows, m&m’s… They got excited about it & we had fun talking about whether or not it would taste good.  Ellie was […]

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121512: Griswolds.

People, we are just a couple of kids from small-town Missouri.  We aren’t afraid to cross a few imaginary lines. For the past three or so years, we’ve had “Christmas Vacation” on our list of must-watch-together holiday shows.  You’d completely understand if you’d ever heard Ellie say, “I don’t KNOW Margo!”.  It’s a tradition.  It’s […]

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