I can’t believe the school year is done already!  This year flew by so fast.  The boys both had a great year.  We loved their teachers, they made great friends, learned a lot, had fun, and grew and grew and grew.  it’s hard to believe I now have a 2nd and a 4th grader!  Seems like just yesterday they were these tiny little boys. And now here is Logan on his last day of first grade: And Connor on his… Read more »

I’m starting to feel like we’re really getting the hang of this whole first day of school thing.  Including preschool, this makes the 6th official first day of school for Connor, and the 5th for Logan.  They’ve all been chronicled on the blog, and being the sappy person that I am, I felt compelled to go back and look at them all.  I still think Connor’s kindergarten year is my favorite.   And for anyone who wants to take a walk… Read more »

I feel like I still have so many posts I need to catch up on (hello, Disneyland!  Kindergarten graduation! And I’m sure there’s more that I’m not thinking of off the top of my head right now.)  But after today’s swim meet, I felt compelled to go back and look at pictures and the video of Logan’s first swim meet, which was two weeks ago. Let me just start at the beginning of this story.  This is our third year… Read more »

One week ago, this little bundle of sweetness and smiles: Turned 6 years old. I can hardly stand it!  And I hate that I am a whole week late on blogging about my special middle kiddo.  His birthday came right on the heels of spring break (where we took 2 separate mini vacations that I have not blogged about yet.) But this post isn’t about spring break. It’s about Logan. Logan, in a nutshell…He loves all things Lego, loves Star… Read more »

Before Christmas, Connor’s class learned how to write formal letters.  Thus began Connor’s letter writing craze.  Sometimes he writes letters of apology.  Sometimes it’s an invitation.  But they are always entertaining (well, to me at least!) For example… Dear Santa, For Christmas this year I would like a Harry Potter skateboard.  I think I deserve it because I’m doing really good in school and I have agood grades and my mom thinks it’s a good idea.  I want it because… Read more »