birthday, brynn, friends

A Golden Birthday

Brynn Kathryn turned 4 on the 4th. This little ray of sunshine continues to light up our hearts. She’s spunky. She’s smart and creative. There’s nothing she won’t try, especially since she has to keep up with her brothers. I love the songs she composes and her dancing performances. Brynn is forever telling Stephen and… Read More A Golden Birthday

just life, pets, silas

Meet Marvin

He’s a leopard gecko and Silas’ first pet. Ever since Spring Break, Silas has been learning all about leopard geckos and telling us all the facts about their care. When we had first arrived in Bend for Spring Break, we were early for our check-in time at the rental house, so I suggested we pop… Read More Meet Marvin

community, cooper, silas, sports

Double Header

Two ball players means double the cuteness of little boys in baseball uniforms. Silas is playing with all his best buds again. This is our third year with Coach Andrew and all the 2nd graders we love. Each game, they choose a new captain and a new team name–just to keep the peace. When Silas… Read More Double Header

brynn, preschooler

1st Haircut

We finally decided to chop off Brynn’s baby curls. After nearly four years of no haircuts, the tangles won, and we admitted defeat. I took Brynn to a kiddie hair salon called Pigtails and Crewcuts. She loved it! Nothing like sitting in a fire engine and watching a movie while getting a hair cut. Afterwards… Read More 1st Haircut