birthday, brynn, parenting, preschooler

Brynn Kathryn

She steals our hearts over and over again. This Brynn Kathryn. She infuses a lot of new interests into our family. Ballerinas. Minnie Mouse. Hedgehogs. Princesses. Superheroes (thanks to having older brothers!). Old MacDonald’s Farm. Dancing. Singing. The color pink. Sparkly nail polish. Hello Kitty. Climbing on the jungle gym. Hanging with “the brothers.” Snuggling… Read More Brynn Kathryn

elisabeth, employment, faith, grade school, hinson, marriage, meta, oregon, parenting, preschooler, stephen, thoughts, toddler

Oregonniversary

One year ago on July 1st we moved into our home here in Oregon. We were warmly welcomed by our neighbors and were immediately incorporated into the community’s Fourth of July bike parade/party in the park. Can’t wait for this year’s Independence Day celebration! On our one year Oregonniversary we drove to Cannon Beach with our… Read More Oregonniversary

birthday, cooper, preschooler

4 Year Old Boy

Oh, those chubby cheeks get me every time! I could just kiss Cooper’s little face every time I walk past him. We threw him a family party to celebrate his 4th birthday last Sunday. Stephen and I were excited to give him his treasure map, spyglass, and pirate sword and hat. Cooper has been loving… Read More 4 Year Old Boy