Homemade Finger Paint Fun

I got a great idea from a blog to make finger paint and paint on the walls in the shower. The girls LOVED it! So if you need a fun activity for a rainy day…or any day…it is fun and easy! Here’s the link with the recipe: http://www.ourbestbites.com/2009/07/kids-week-edible-playdough-and-finger-paint/ and here’s what my sweet girls looked…

Hodge Podge

Everybody in! Everett starting finally sleeping in his crib about a month ago (3 1/2 mo) when he started sleeping all night. (Did I mention when he started sleeping through the night it was 12 or 13 hours?? He is amazing. He eats at 6:30 and goes down and then wakes up between 7:30 and…


Our sweet baby boy was abnormally fussy yesterday. Today we figured it out. A tooth (or maybe 2?) is coming in! See how unhappy our happy baby was? Oh, and he just started using the exersaucer too! He is growing up way too fast!!

Sleeping Beauty

Our sweet Belle dropped her nap right before Everett was born (she has impeccable timing…she dropped her morning nap right before Lucy was born). She now has an hour or so of “rest time” while Lucy is napping and every once in a while this happens…


Tonight after dinner we built a fire and roasted marshmallows in the back yard. We have done this several times before, but tonight I actually remembered to take some pictures! The girls just love it.

Here’s what Everett was doing while the rest of us roasted marshmallows: