I mentioned that part of the reason I was taking a blog break was because of our family vacation...that vacation is, sadly, now over, and now it's time for the reminisicing. Oh, and the getting back to working. I'm going to be posting about our vacation, and this is going to be some of that ... VIEW POST
Over the river and through the woods
OK, so we didn't go to Grandmother's house, but I did go away -- did you miss me? I missed all of you, and I'm back now, and Wow! It's 2009! How did that happen? When last I posted, I was lamenting the fact that the boys weren't going to get to go skiing. Well, turns out they did go skiing that ... VIEW POST
One of the main highlights of our vacation was getting to meet this cutie-pie -- my 5 month old niece Hannah. (Apologies for the picture, Mark's camera was on a goofy setting early in the trip, resulting in some grainy indoor pictures). She was such a trooper on this trip. She spent a lot of the ... VIEW POST
Things We Did Not Complain About
Shortly before we left, I was at the library, talking to my sister-in-law and to the library director (who has grown-up children). She was telling us that when her kids were younger and they'd take family trips, they took along a journal. If you wanted to complain about something, you couldn't do ... VIEW POST
Dude. Put on a shirt.
I'm probably going to jump around as far as what I tell you about regarding our trip, and just tell you snippets, rather than a chronological rundown of events. There were a couple of must-dos on our collective list, and Seaworld was one of them. (My 2 year old nephew is a huge shark fan). We did ... VIEW POST
Did you miss me?
Did you even notice I was gone? I wish I was still here: St. Pete Beach, Florida. We thought about leaving the boys buried in the sand, but they escaped. More about the trip later, I'm beat. We drove to Florida, spent time in the St. Pete area with Grandpa Carl and Grandma Judie (and my ... VIEW POST