Archive for August, 2013

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

2nd day of school – 2013

So I failed as a mother to get snapshots of my kids on the first day of school. In my defense, the first day of school is a crazy day. Ok, that’s not much of a defense, but I’m sticking by it. Annie is in 5th grade now, and her teacher seems like she is […]

Sunday, August 18th, 2013

that’s my birthday over there

We nearly ran out of time to celebrate Violet’s birthday on Wednesday. The schedule was full of scouts and gymnastics meetings that day; it wasn’t until after 9pm before our whole family could be together. Fortunately, Violet is pretty laid back about all that stuff, and she didn’t seem to mind the lack of festivities. […]

Friday, August 9th, 2013

achievements 2013 {massive picture and video overload}

Well, the Deuel County Achievement Days has come and gone, and we finished with a lot of surprises. The week was dominated by the fair, so we pretty much lived there including eating most of our meals at the lunch stand. As a 4-H parent, you are also expected to volunteer to work a couple […]