Monthly Archives: April 2015

Birthdays and Anniversaries

Sunday evening is here at last! I took the weekend off from posting. It was busy, busy, BUSY! Friday night I went with my mom to visit my brother. He lives about an hour away. It’s always good to get … Continue reading

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Overnight Maple Brown Sugar French Toast Casserole

Good morning! I slept GREAT last night! Partly because my 4 year old FINALLY spent a whole night in his bed. Partly from a generous glass of wine. Either way, feeling refreshed! I bought a loaf of Italian bread to … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Sauce

Today was a beautiful day to be outside! Since we had a rare day without extra kids in the house, I got to spend it playing at the park with my two little ones! I just love spending time with … Continue reading

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Simple Italian Meatballs

Shhhh…do you hear that? Me neither. Nap time = success! Some days it feels like it’ll never happen. Bug still takes her nap time very seriously. Batman and Rose…not so much. They like to giggle themselves to sleep, which some … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Mini Loaves

Another dreary day here! We’ve been keeping busy! This morning was a Lego adventure. Batman loves the Mixels series, so the kids put together a few from Series 4. It’s really amazing to me that these two little 4 year … Continue reading

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4 Year Old Jokes

My 4 year old doesn’t quite grasp jokes yet, but the result is hilarious nonetheless. “Hey Batman, how many tickles does it take to make an octopus laugh? Ten tickles! ” Batman: “How many tickles does it take to make … Continue reading

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Summer wish list

It feels SO GOOD to be at Friday night. Tonight hubby and I put the kids to bed, poured a drink, and went to sit on the back porch to share a cigar. Sure, it was freezing out, and I … Continue reading

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My Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookie – Rainy Day recipes

And the storms are officially here! Must be spring! The thunder is rolling through loudly as I’m writing. Hopefully the kids will sleep soundly through it tonight. Last night there were a few points that it got SO loud that … Continue reading

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Long Day (or How I Earned My Wine)

I think the kids are going stir crazy. Today was a long day. I would have killed for adult conversation. Hell, I would have settled for a solid 10 minutes in between meltdowns. No such luck. I shouldn’t complain. Normally … Continue reading

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Oppression quickie

“You have to put your socks on so we can go to Grandma’s” Batman “This is oppressive.”

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