Avery and Elise’s Ariel Swimming Party

Ok… so I’m writing dreadfully out of order here, because – truthfully – I had no idea what I had written and what I hadn’t until I went through some things today.  So back in June, the girls turned 5.  We talked about that, but I never got around to sharing any pictures from their birthday party! With our house on the market during the prime planning period, I knew we were going to have to plan for a party {Read More}

Birthday Parties and Summer Fun

Being in a class with other kids had a perk the girls hadn’t thought of prior to starting preschool… all of the birthday parties! They didn’t even make it to all of them, but they got to enjoy parties at bowling parties, pump-it-up, movie theaters, and even backyard soirees with the largest piñata any of us had ever seen! We also enjoyed our summer spending time at our neighborhood pool and at Kings Island.  The girls are big enough to {Read More}


One fateful day, I went to the store to get “a little bit bigger” baby pool.  Despite belonging to two pools and the new Soak City waterpark at Kings Island, Kyle had convinced me that I’d get more use out of something in our backyard with the baby.  He was right, probably, since we live entirely too far from everything we like to do. So I went for the $15 baby pool, and now we own a pool that takes {Read More}