Archives for September 2009

Top Ten {Tuesday}: Disneyland Pictures

Lydia, Les and Asa experienced Disneyland for the first time yesterday! Five of my cousins and two of my aunts accompanied us. So, here are my favorite pictures in no particular order… 1. Asa, Lydia and me by Aurora’s Castle 2. Asa’s new pirate hat. 3. My aunt and Asa waiting for the 12 noon […]

California Knows How To Party

Excited kids. Bumped flights. Four hours in the air. Nice passengers. Lots of snacks. Waiting in airport. Rental cars stink. Finally! Hugging the family. Eating and talking. Talking and eating. Sleep. Sleep. Sleep. Homemade breakfast. More eating. More talking. Love. Hugs. Smiles. DISNEYLAND. Tinkerbell. Run from Goofy. Small World. Laughter. Dole Whip. Pirates. Winnie the […]

The ACE Party: Decor

Now, onto the decor… I didn’t do much. Well, I did. I just did the same thing everywhere. I made the card garlands… (just cut a slit in the middle of the card and thread some fat ribbon. this one had about 20 cards on it.) (we did horizontal and vertical garlands. this one was […]

YOUR TURN: When Mom is tired

photo by kay v I am tired.  Physically, emotionally, spiritually… I am working on getting myself back on track and fully functioning.  I’m working on getting back into God’s word to refresh me, as it always does.  I’m working on taking better care of myself physically so I have more energy and am healthier.  There […]


Asa & Lydia inside the Office Max Day Made Better box Day Made Better and the Office Max Moms {nominate your favorite teacher for a $100 gift card to Office Max} Fun, Fabulous and (mostly) Free Preschool Projects E-book {free from Heavenly Homemakers–a great compilation of fun, fabulous, and mostly free ideas – right up […]

My New Favorite: The Travel Edition

State:: :: :: California {I’m going there TOMORROW} Theme Park:: :: :: DisneyLand {I’m going there on SUNDAY} Bloggy Event:: :: :: Happy Healthy Gathering with Nestle {I’m going there on TUESDAY} People:: :: :: My Family! I have 4 aunts and about Eleventy-billion cousins in SoCal! I can’t wait to see them!! {{ps–I should […]

I Just Listened to a Great Book: The NIrV Little Kids Adventure Bible

Lydia and I love audio books. When we go to the library we hit up the picture books, the I Can Read Books, any books the librarians have put out on the top of the shelves for easy access AND the audio books. We’ve listened to so many “classics” that I never read as a […]