7QT: Montana Vacay & Saturday Laughs

- 1 - #Updates - We're in Montana!  On vacation! - So far the only real updates are that the plane rides were good and - We went to a zoo here, which was fun. - My kids played the piano. - My MIL hung out with TR in the morning and let Hobbs and I sleep in!  It was wonderful and I feel like a new person. - We're going to Yellowstone! - It's so pretty here.  <3 - 2 -  Dessert of the Week Brownies and Drumstick Ice Cream - YUM! We had this after our Family Dinner last night. … [Read more...]

My 5 Favorite Things to Do When Hobbs is Off

As August starts to come to a close, I'm making sure that we're making the most of the end of our summer!  All too soon, we're going to have to start wearing winter coats and scraping the snow and ice off our windshields.  Now is the time to be out 'n about! Here are my 5 Favorite things to do when my husband, Hobbs is off work. Shopping - Especially Outdoor Malls: We don't have to spend any a lot of money.  We just go to walk around and window shop.  And we love to get lunch.  It's a … [Read more...]

7QT: Night Vale, Anniversary, Teddy Bears & More

- 1 - #Updates - We finally got to go out and celebrate our 6th Wedding Anniversary. - We went to Cheesecake Factory because my mother-in-law sent me a gift card for my birthday.  Best ever!! - We've been having a lot of fun outside since the weather's been very nice. - Tootsie Roll sticks his tongue out all the time (as pictured) and we always say "Little Tongue!" when we see it. - He's teething again.  So.  That's the worst. - 2 - Dessert of the Week Cheesecake from Cheesecake … [Read more...]

Happy 4th of July!

  Happy Birthday, America! Here's us last year.  Looking forward to making some more awesome memories.  I wonder how Tootsie Roll will feel about the fireworks... What are YOU doing today?? … [Read more...]

7QT: My Sister is Getting Married Tomorrow

- 1 - Only one thing is going on with me. - 2 - My Sister is Getting Married TOMORROW! - 3 - My Sister is Getting Married TOMORROW! - 4 - My Sister is Getting Married TOMORROW! - 5 - My Sister is Getting Married TOMORROW! - 6 - My Sister is Getting Married TOMORROW! – 7 – Check out my Lovely Sponsors Jessie Girl Jewelry My Fun Clothes Dreams Come True Shop Linking up with Kelly at This Ain’t the Lyceum … [Read more...]

tl;dr April

tl;dr = too long; didn't read. This is the cliff's notes version of my life.  For a better explanation, click here. This tl;dr is going to span February - May 11 because I forgot to ever do this again after the first time.  I really like it though so here 'goes. * February was rough.  Some sucky things happened and we're still trying to figure it out. * I'm sure Valentine's Day was great, but I can't really remember it.  Hobbs got me a heart-shaped box of chocolates, which is all I ever want … [Read more...]

{Wordless} Tulips

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Saturday Laughs: The Hilarious Faces of my Family

5.  My husband is a huge fan of Phantom of the Opera.  We found masks in a hippie store at the mall.  Fun times. 4. TR walked right over to Cupcakes and gave her hugs!  Cupcakes was beside herself!  "MOMMY HE'S GIVING ME HUGS!" 3. Later, at the mall, we found hats.  Here's Cupcakes making a mad face.  She looks straight up gangster! 2. TR has been cuddling things lately!   And even knows what I mean when I tell him to cuddle!  It's ADORABLE! 1. And of course, his smash cake photo … [Read more...]

7QT: Weddings and Walking

- 1 - #Updates Tootsie Roll has his 1 year doctor appointment today. As far as other updates, my sister's wedding is pretty much THE update!  The wedding is in just about 3 weeks (is that right?!) and the bachelorette party in 2 weeks!  SO MUCH TO DO! - 2 - Baby's First Steps Tootsie Roll is still getting this walking thing down.  I love how he has his arms out for balance.  He also keeps his mouth wide open for, I think, the same reason. I put some more videos up on my … [Read more...]


- 1 - #Updates HAPPY BIRTHDAY, TOOTSIE ROLL! I seriously can't believe I was in the hospital having him a year ago!  Waaahhh! Tootsie Roll's Birthday Party His party is Sunday!  Squee!  My Mother-in-law is in town for the occasion, and my Father-in-law is joining us tomorrow. - 2 - Baby's First Steps TR is WALKING NOW!  {Sort of}  He took his first steps!!  :-D  Here's a picture I snapped right after he took his first steps.  I finally got a video of it a few days after the fact, … [Read more...]