Some traditions are eagerly anticipated others are a welcomed surprise year after year! Our Christmas Light Surprise falls in the latter category! Without an ounce of hesitation, Belle, Brady and Bennett threw off their covers, gladly swaddled up in warm jackets and fuzzy slippers, grabbed …continue reading
Brady had been telling me for a couple weeks that he missed his buddy Gabe so we decided we’d better check out Gabe’s family’s schedule over the christmas break! We were thrilled that they could join us for a movie and popcorn at the movie …continue reading
This morning we enjoyed the most incredible play we have seen in a long time! Our church’s talented members spent months of practice and planning to put together, The Bird’s Christmas Carol, written by Kate Douglas Wiggin. It was an amazing performance! Belle and Brady …continue reading
We went with our home school group to a living history museum, portraying life from the 1840-1910. The museum is located in the middle of the city on 13 wooded acres. “The museum is composed 38 historic structures & boasts a working Civil War era …continue reading
…on Daddy’s Bareback Horse!!! Above: Belle (6), Brady (3 1/2), Bennett (2) Click Here for a Picture of Brady (2) and Belle (almost 5) on a Daddy Horse Ride ~ Pre-Bennett.
My three boys have had so much fun with their train this Christmas ~ they are so impressed with the train’s speed and smoke! We’ve found all kinds of action figures hiding in the train cars ~ it is a busy train! (On a side …continue reading
The word advent, from Latin, means “the coming.” It is a time of spiritual reflection as well as cheer and anticipation. Our family Advent devotion included a ceremonial lighting of candles. After dinner in the formal dining room, we sang a Christmas Carol together, Daddy …continue reading