Sunday, March 1, 2015

Winter Get Away

We went on our annual waterpark winter getaway this weekend.  This year we went back to the Three Bears Waterpark.  The kids had a blast.  William went down the superfast body slide all by himself this year!  Isabella was able to go down the red slide by herself and Catriana enjoyed watching everyone, but wasn't too into participating.  She did enjoy riding the red slide on mommy or daddy's lap, but found the water too cold for the most part.  Her favorite was splashing in the Cub Tub (giant hot tub).  And the water seemed exceptionally chilly this year, so the Cub Tub was momma's favorite spot too!

No one got much sleep, but despite lack of night time sleep and missed daytime naps all the kids were pretty well behaved. 

My 3 sillies ready for some fun!!

Cate's picked out her bed

Cate having fun in the splash zone

Sunday, February 15, 2015

My Sweet Boy

My Sweet 6 yr old made valentines for all his friends and family, including the dogs.  He put it in the window so Beastie would be sure to see it from outside. 

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Happy Valentine's Day!!

The kids are doing their first ever Valentine's party tomorrow with some other local homeschool families.  We're planning on exchanging Valentine's, having a snack, craft and game.   So this week we've been busy making our boxes and valentine's for our friends.  I chose to make the snack, so the kids and I got ready for that today too.  

William's Valentine Pencils

Catriana's Valentine Bears

Isabella's Valentine Milk Straws

Catriana's Valentine Monster Card Box

William's Valentine Monster Card Box

Isabella's Valentine Monster Box

Valentine's Day Popcorn 

Valentine Popcorn recipe can be found here courtesy of  The popcorn shown covers my entire breakfast bar - I hope I made enough! haha 

Monday, February 9, 2015

Mommy's Kitchen Helper

Cate just loves to "help" me unload the dishwasher

Baby Mullett

Well Cate's hair is coming in thick in the back and sparse on the sides.  And so far it looks like she's going to have straight hair.

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Catriana Loves Dogs

I've said it before, Catriana just absolutely adores dogs!!!  She said "dog" and "woof woof" before she ever said "mama". 


Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Light Sticks are Fun!

Great Aunt Kathy got the kids a package of light sticks at Christmas and so we turned off all the lights in the living room and had a light party the other night.  The kids had a blast!  Even Cate got into it.  A great media-free fun family activity. 


William & Isabella