Burning The Midnight Oil

And the 2 o’clock oil, and 10 pm oil, and (obviously) the 4 am oil. (Because it’s 4 am right now.) It started off so innocently last night. Klaus’ nightly ritual of waking up for a snack right as I start to drift off to sleep is nothing new. He’ll…

We saw the sun!

It is still up there, folks! And we saw it! One of my favorite ways to bust the wiggles with the babies is to take a walk. Today we just walked a couple blocks down the road and wandered around a grocery store. Bought a couple things we needed for…

Homemaker Monday 01-19-2015

Trying to get back to a somewhat regular posting schedule, and figure what better way to do that than with a blog link up?!  Today I’m linking up to  Homemaker Monday over at Diary of A Stay at Home Mom. The weather outside is: Cloudy but kind of warm.  Honestly,…

KIDS BOOK REVIEW: Don’t Kiss the Frog By Fiona Waters

Book: Don’t Kiss the Frog!  by Fiona Waters Genre: Children’s Fiction Don’t Kiss the Frog! Is a collection of princess stories–with a twist.  Clumsy princesses, twist endings, and lots of strong characters, Don’t Kiss the Frog is a cute book that brings some depth to the traditional genre of princesses.…

BOOK REVIEW: Stitching Snow by R. C. Lewis

Book: Stitching Snow by R. C. Lewis Genre: Sci-fi, YA Princess Snow is missing. Her home planet is filled with violence and corruption at the hands of King Matthias and his wife as they attempt to punish her captors. The king will stop at nothing to get his beloved daughter…

Through Her Eyes

It was a cloudy, rainy day.  Nothing out of the ordinary for autumn in Seattle.  The clouds were stormy and gray, hovering low over head, a few sprinkles of rain sputtering on our heads.  I was lugging the carseat and diaper bag on one arm, holding her hand with the other as…