• birthday ice cream cake

    Every year on the kids’ and hubby’s birthday, I make a special dessert for them.  For their birthday party that we celebrate with family, I bake a cake.  Yesterday was Lennon’s 5th birthday.  I’m all about quick and easy and decided to make the “cake in an ice cream cone” treat. I bought: Betty Crocker

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  • Tree Farm

    We didn’t end up getting a real Christmas tree last year since we were living with Cecilia, so we were real excited to finally cut our own this year.  We went to a tree farm that had rows and rows of pretty trees, but unfortunately, we left with no tree since we couldn’t find a

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  • the first haircut

    Mariah FINALLY got a haircut!  She’ll be 3 years old next month so we held off for a long time.  As you can tell from the photos, she’s pretty dramatic.  There was definitely some kicking and screaming when it was time to sit down.  She finally calmed down when Daddy said that she could sit

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  • pumpkin patch 2016

    One of our yearly fall traditions is going to the pumpkin patch and the kids picking out their own pumpkins.  We always go to Howell’s Pumpkin Patch!  I’m so glad that we don’t live too far from here because right when we got there, I tried turning on my camera, and realized my camera battery

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