Posts Categorized: Family

The sad, sad, little garden

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My friend Stephanie did a blog post about her luscious garden and all their awesome produce, and our garden has been such the opposite that I thought I’d share it. And man has it been a money pit! We’ve been wishing we just took the money, and spent it at a farmers market on whatever… Read more »

Mud mess

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A couple of days ago, the kids were playing out in the mud, while I was upstairs doing a few things. I knew whatever they were getting mud on couldn’t be as bad as the cloud dough fiasco we had a few months ago (that stuff still isn’t totally off the patio), so I wasn’t… Read more »

Fathers and Sons Camp Out/Girly Girls Night 2013

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I think this post is a bit out of order, because Andrew was still in school when they had the Fathers and Sons Camp out. The boys decided to go with Scott’s parents’ stake for the camp out this year, so they could go camping with Grandpa Cromar. Andrew and Scott went two years ago,… Read more »

Cleaning

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A couple of months ago, my good friend Ashlee, posted a special post all for me about how she and her boys approach housework. She has since posted an updated version of their chore system. The first post came at a time when I was feeling especially frustrated with the cleanliness of our house. You… Read more »

Andrew’s Kindergarten Graduation and Summer Begins

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Since we’re doing a blog catch up again (I should start blogging more often than once every three months. Seriously.) , I’m writing about Andrew’s cute, cute graduation. Their class did a fashion show, in which each kid got to dress up in their favorite outfit. It could be nice clothes, Halloween costumes, traditional cultural… Read more »