Wednesday, May 29, 2013


Jack's started pulling himself up the last few weeks which now means there's a whole new realm to explore around the house. Much of it is quite fun...the bathtub....not so much. He pulled himself up, looked into it, and dove in head first. Clonked his head and banged up his face. But does that stop this boy? Of course not.

Monday, May 27, 2013

Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens

You know how in The Sound of Music, Maria has arrived at the VonTrapps and hates the dad and decides she's going to make play clothes for the kids out of curtains? Yeah, Bobby took one look at the ugly curtains that were here when we moved in our new house and had a Maria moment. He wouldn't let me throw them away because he was going to sew Ruby some play clothes from the curtains. I thought for sure it would never happen but he surprised me and pulled out the sewing machine and cut the drapes up and sewed them himself. It was fun watching him work with his little girl. But there was no way I was going to let her out of the house in his creation:

Saturday, May 25, 2013

Thursday, May 23, 2013

Tuesday, May 21, 2013


So we might have mentioned how the rabbits are plotting a coup to take over the neighborhood. Yeah, it's happening. Our blueberry bush, which we thought was safe because it was up in a pot. Not so much.

Monday, May 20, 2013

Ruby said...

While sitting by Bobby in church...

"That's the bishop up there! He's bald like you."

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Ruby said...

While serenading me for my birthday, over and over, and over again.

Happy birthday dear mommy,
Happy birthday dear mommy,
Happy birthday to her,
Happy birthday for you!