Posts Tagged ‘funny’

February 28th, 2011

Brooklyn update

Brooklyn is about 6 months old now and a crawling machine.  It’s a milestone we’ve looked forward to for awhile but now that she’s crawling everywhere, it’s something we forget how tiresome it can be keeping up with her and ensuring she’s not getting into anything.

When we’re not chasing her around the house, we’re doing everything we can do make her laugh…

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February 23rd, 2011

Tylers Soccer Regime

The soccer season ended last year and Tyler earned his first trophy!  Below are highlights.


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October 19th, 2010

Kaitlyn is Queen, even at 3.

The other day, Kaitlyn came running up to me all flustered and said, “dad, look! There’s hair on my legs.. make it get off.”

Please let the teenage years go well. Please.… Read the rest »

October 12th, 2010

Wrapping up the Summer fun

We returned to the Dixon pumpkin patch this year with some friends of ours.  Unlike our previous visits (1, 2), the weather was dry, clear and windy!  It made for a lot of fun especially when pulling the kids around in the wagon – the wind was so strong it would help with the pushing.  Because we went on a Monday night, there were no crowds which meant most of the attractions were free.  We were able to play in a ‘bath’ made up entirely of corn kernels.  I imagined this is how a pig feels when rolling around in mud and food, which oddly enough, is how I feel at dinner time.  We were greeted by … Read the rest »

September 14th, 2010

Tyler’s first soccer game

Tyler is playing his first season of soccer on a local team comprised of 4-5 year olds.  I would estimate that for most of his teammates, himself included, this is their first year playing.  We have a lot of fun watching his twice a week practices.  Well this last Saturday was his first game ever!  The split the team up into two mini-teams of 4 players each and then both of these teams play another team who is also divided into two.  I love this because it gives all the players equal amount of playing team and it also helps prevent a bigger game of bunchball.

Highlights of Tyler’s game include a sideline thrown in he made.  The grass and … Read the rest »