Barefootin’ it in Utah!

Yesterday I had an awesome roadtrip with these two travel companions, my mom and my Monkey. We drove down to Utah, where I will be staying with my family for a month for a graduation and a few weddings. It’s...
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Happy Pinspiration Thursday! Today we tried to recreate this picture I found on Pinterest. We soon discovered that this is more of a 3 person job. It is hard to blow bubbles while taking a picture! This...
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Monkey is obsessed with ducks!

  After church on Sunday, we went for a walk at the fish pond to look for ducks. Monkey loves ducks! Everytime we Facetime my family, he asks them to show him the ducks in the pond near their house. As...
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Did your brother ever go on a mission?

This weekend, I was talking to someone I haven’t seen in 5 years. I knew his whole family and I was asking about them. He hadn’t talked to his parents in a while, but he said they were doing...
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Who needs Fisher Price when you have cardboard boxes?

  Happy Pinspiration Thursday! This week’s post comes from SheKnows‘ instructions for a collapsible cardboard playhouse. Monkey doesn’t care much for playhouses, but he absolutely...
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When all else fails, use duct tape.

  Happy awkward moment Monday! Our awkward moment for the day is how Monkey’s new obsession with his genitalia has led to an increase in laundry. In other words, now that he has discovered...
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We’re from the country and we like it that way!

One of our neighbors is helping Peter build a training dummy for his martial arts class. Monkey loves hitting things with sticks. Peter is going to plant this in our yard and paint some lines on it...
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Enjoying some nice spring weather!

Check that out! We have our first sprouts! If you cannot see them well, they are chives. Back in December, our dentist gave us a live pine tree. The roots have started growing out of the bottom of...
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You have to wear shoes in Payless

  My in-laws have been visiting this weekend. They brought Monkey a new Sunday suit, but he has grown out of his dress shoes, so we decided to buy him some new ones. (Disclaimer: I am not in favor...
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It has been a very Pinspiring day!

    I did a hardcore leg workout that left me super sore! Using an awesome recipe I found on Pinterest, I made corned beef and cabbage stew. Hooray for slow cookers!   What do you mean...
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