Archive for September, 2012

Monday, September 24th, 2012

bottles and braces

Whew! It was quite a week last week. Mike was gone for his annual elk hunting trip in Wyoming, so it was just me and the girls. Of course, this means something out of the ordinary was going to happen. On Monday after school I told the girls to go check on the baby kittens, […]

Wednesday, September 12th, 2012

kitten update no. 1 and mini buns

All seven sets of eyes are officially open and seem to be healthy. The kittens are moving around a little more, too. The girls are BEGGING and DYING to hold them. “Not yet,” is all I’ll respond. In other news, Violet looks so darling in her mini buns. Although she refuses to look at or […]

Sunday, September 9th, 2012

back to school – 2012

Surprisingly, the summer seemed really short this year. The start of the school year arrived sooner than I expected. I suppose it’s because the summer was packed with lots of activity. The girls have now been back at school for the past 3 weeks and are really enjoying it so far. I pray for a […]

Thursday, September 6th, 2012

4 days at the sd state fair and a few other developments [another picture overload]

Annie’s roosters, now named Red and Steve for future reference, made their debut at the South Dakota State Fair in Huron, South Dakota. We had to check in the birds on Friday and were not allowed to check them out until Monday afternoon. This made for a long 4 days. Fortunately, some friends of ours […]