Category Archives: Uncategorized

The Worst Lunch Ever

Today happened to be one of those busy days, where you’re “running” for 12 hours straight. It was a great day, actually. We got a lot done, we had a lot of fun, and everyone is still smiling. Lunch wasn’t … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Hershey’s Chocolate Dream?

Rebecca (age 4) woke up this morning and said, “Mom! I was having a Hershey’s Chocolate dream!” I love it! Apparently it was about Hershey Park though, not the actual “chocolate”.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Chocolate Chip Cookies, Made by my Boys

During the summer months, kids have more time. This is a good thing! But sometimes they have a hard time knowing what to DO with all of that extra time. Today when my oldest two wanted to make chocolate chip … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

What do Muffins Without Baking Soda Look Like?

I made a double batch of pumpkin muffins tonight. A single batch makes a lot. A double batch fills up my bosch mixer! It made 2 loaves of pumpkin bread and about 5 dozen muffins. The kids are very happy. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Dog Eats ______

It was a (rather usual) day around here. We were home all day, so “lots of things” happened at home. That usual type of stuff happened to include a broken clay pot with the associated aloe plant and dirt all … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Crayola Glow Sand EXPLOSION!

When your 5-year-old asks you for the tenth time if she can try out her “Crayola Glow Sand Kit” she got weeks ago, and you feel like you really need to answer with a “yes” at some point in her … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Baking with Kids

This is what happens when I start baking. They all want to join the party! This time it was only a boxed cake mix. I really did not need many helpers, but out came the chair and stools anyway! Just … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Is it Still Cereal if it Comes in a Bag?

As we were walking through the grocery store, Rebecca (3) pointed to this and said, “Mama, is this for the birds?” “No, Honey, it’s cereal.” “Oh. I thought it was bird food!” We usually get cereal in boxes.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

If a Tree Falls in a Forest…

If a tree falls in a forest, and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound? If a child is alone in the back yard, and no one is around to see it, do they throw … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Another One of Emily’s Comments

While eating dinner last night, Emily got “that look” on her face, and told me, “Mom, I was saying something in my mind, and I forgot what it was!” What a kid!

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment