Father-Son Karate

My boys are taking Karate together.  It is the sweetest thing.  I love it that my husband is doing this with my son.  He is such an awesome dad, and I know Trevor just LOVES having his dad do Karate with him! This weekend they had their first belt test. Demonstrating Self Defense tactics… Reciting a memory verse They had to break their first board to go from white to yellow belt.  Here Trevor is practicing before breaking a board: {Read More}

Around Here Lately

I know my posts have been few and far between lately.  So, I thought I would post a little update on what is going on around here! 🙂 Jared and I got back from our belated 10th anniversary trip to Riviera Maya,  just 2 weeks ago.  Since then we’ve just been playing catch up and living life! Zoe finished Kindergarten last week – yay Zoe!!  She is now my budding little reader and writer!!  And since we are moving into {Read More}

Christmas Fellowship Fun with Friends

Last week some friends gathered at my house for a ladies gift exchange/baking exchange.  Most of these ladies and I enjoyed meeting weekly for a year or two for book studies.  We had a great time at our little party!  We swapped goodies and made goody bags to deliver to our neighbors. We had a fun little $5 gift exchange, and did a Christmas Trivia quiz! My 8-months-pregnant-with-her-fourth-child sister, Lara! 🙂 Enjoying the gift exchange, and some goodies! Jill, trying {Read More}

Wordless Wednesday ~ Tennis Lessons w/ Coach Mommy!

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VBS Week

This is VBS week for us!  The kids and I will be heading to our “old church” (the one we went to for 6 years before we moved in March) to attend and serve at VBS, every afternoon/evening this week.  It will be an hour drive, but well worth it!  We are all very excited, especially the kids, who have been looking forward to this for several weeks!    The theme at our VBS this year will be Things Hidden (A {Read More}