1. Christmas

    We had a very enjoyable Christmas, and I hope that you all did as well! Now that it's over, it feels like time for baby - but so far, baby…

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  2. Expectation

    The countdown has begun for the arrival of baby boy #4... Our other boys were born at 37, 38, and 38 weeks, so it could be as soon as next…

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  3. Manger Craft

    It's 3 days before Christmas, and there are presents that need to be wrapped, Christmas Eve dinner that needs to be planned, etc., not to mention the fact that I…

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  4. We tried to take a nice family picture...

    Hi, this is Owen. Mom doesn't usually let me up at the computer, being as how I'm 2 and all, but since she's folding laundry and not paying attention, I…

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  5. Teaching Kids to Serve Others

    One of the things that my husband and I desire for our children is that they learn to serve others. We want them to consider others as more important than…

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  6. Super Easy Q-tip Snowflakes

    We found this idea for making Q-tip snowflakes in this month's Family Fun magazine. All you need for this project is Q-tips, Tacky Glue (my personal favorite for any craft!),…

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  7. Easy-to-Make Felt Snowman Toddler Activity

    Keeping Owen (age 2) busy while we do our home school work is a perpetual challenge... I am always on the lookout for things that keep him busy at the…

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  8. Make an Advent Book

    I can't remember what exactly got me thinking about the word "advent" - maybe it was the Star Wars Lego advent calendar I saw in the store, or the one…

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  9. More Important than Gifts

    It's December! It has already been a whirlwind so far at our house! The boys and I put up most of the decorations yesterday, and we're hoping to go buy…

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  10. Recommended Toys for Boys

    Have you started your Christmas shopping yet? I should have a lot more done than I do, especially considering I'm 33 weeks pregnant and starting to slow down fast, but…

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