Archive for December, 2011

Tuesday, December 27th, 2011

grandma and bunnies

My mom arrived yesterday. I went to pick her up solo so that we could have a quiet lunch together and get some grocery shopping done. Here we are after peaceful meal. When the girls finally saw Grandma they were very excited. I can’t believe it’s been 2 years since the last time we saw […]

Monday, December 26th, 2011

a merry christmas indeed

This past month has been a blur due to our jam-packed schedules and the fact that the girls really aren’t home long in the evenings (the bus drops them off close to 5 p.m.). It really did catch me off guard when the time between Thanksgiving and Christmas seemed like only a week. We were […]

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011

ugly chair redux

A few months ago I was out searching for a used dresser for Violet because the two dressers the three girls had been sharing just didn’t provide enough room. Unfortunately, finding a used dresser in this town is seemingly impossible, so I ended up getting a new dresser for Violet which now goes in the […]

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011

steak and chickens

It was the official Prairie Ridge Endodontics Christmas Party this weekend which amounted to 4 couples going out to dinner at a place called Lunker’s Restaurant. It is apparently “the” classy place to go to in town since it’s where the Watertown Dental Society had both events we’ve been to, and it was the place […]

Monday, December 19th, 2011

discovering dress-up

Much to my chagrin, Violet is growing into a little girl and leaving Toddlerworld. Lately, she has been wanting to play dress-up. When the big sisters have had friends over Violet will usually appear in a princess dress and high heels. The other day she brought me a dance costume that our neighbor gave to […]