It is So Nice to Meet You……

The boys were so excited to meet their new cousin, Stephanie.  Stephanie was in the hospital for 11 days and Alec and Emmett were not allowed to visit her because she had a weakened immune system.  Each new life is so precious to our family.  There is a special reverence as we look at this […]

He is a Funny Kid!

Emmett is a joyful little soul.  I love his smile in the photo above.  He is inventive and always trying new things.  He had a glass of sprite and a 3 flavored slushy.  He told me that he wondered what the 2 drinks would taste like.  The next time I looked at him he was […]

Spiders, Spooky, Shivery, Sugarcane…. What???

We drove around the Haleakala Crater on Maui this week.  We stopped at a waterfall and were taking photos.  I noticed a beautiful spider web that was made by a sugarcane arachnid.  They are fine web weavers and an impressive insect specimen as well.  I love to admire the craftsmanship of a beautiful web.  I […]

Nifty Gifties Version Two!

    Update:  This blog post never made it on the day that Lisa had it posted, sorry! And this is not an April Fools’ Joke! April Fools’ Day (sometimes called All Fools’ Day) is an informal holiday celebrated every year on April 1. People like to play practical jokes on their friends and family. […]