A season of growth and learning- Courtney’s Wedding

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Tracy / October 22, 2017

This post is about so many things, mostly Courtney’s wedding.  🙂  I’m just throwing that out there since it is probably going to seem a little scattered. Did you know you can buy these on Ebay?! I did not. I had NO idea. The last time we looked up replacements for our car, they were going to be about $30/fob.…

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After A Long Silence-

Tracy with Toby

After a long silence, I’m trying to fit in time to update my blog. Seasons are passing so quickly for me these days. (Don’t they always?) The new baby (my precious Toby), is now three months old. Courtney is in a courtship. He has been with us each day, the entire last month. I like him a whole lot. He…

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No Spill-Overs!

This is a tip Courtney found on Pinterest…. a wooden spoon placed across the top of a boiler will keep the water from boiling over! It worked amazingly well!! –Just thought we would share! 🙂

POTD- April 24, 2012

We’re continuing to make little changes to our home each week. This project, was painting Courtney’s closet doors.

Mouse Doors…

Tracy / October 12, 2011

Our latest obsession: These are the two Courtney and I are currently creating. I really have no idea what has sparked this interest…maybe the first mouse door? I don’t know. Whatever it is, this is just down-right fun!

Updating

Tracy / September 24, 2011

It seems so long since I’ve updated this site. Dial-up is another world when you are used to high-speed internet. I can’t tell you how difficult it is do accomplish simple tasks…things like banking, using the library or just checking store hours. Websites just aren’t being made to use dial-up anymore. If you are trying to blog, or use fb,…

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Growing, Growing, Growing…

Tracy / August 31, 2011

These pictures were actually taken about a month ago, but since we’re trying to catch things up, I’m posting them now: Courtney, at this point, is a pro with babies! We also have help from another big sister. She’s always running to find a diaper or a blanket and has introduced the baby to all of her own babies.

Probably Not the Best Thing….

Tracy / August 30, 2011

but Courtney has learned to make donuts!! I have fond memories visiting my Aunt Judy and her family making donuts a couple of times. They were always yummy and best eaten hot. There is just nothing like a hot, fresh donut! Yummy!! Anyone want to stop by for a visit?? 😀

Meredith Turns 2!!

Pictures from Meredith’s birthday….. “Miss Two” celebrated with birthday cake and gifts! Courtney was very kind to make her cake…I’m still recovering from having baby and developed a pretty horrible case of mastitis last week, from which I’m also still recovering. 😛 I’m so glad she was willing to step in and “have fun”, in her words. She did such…

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Workin’ the Deals!

Courtney has been organizing and working our grocery/drug store deals while I’m recovering from having the baby. I’m impressed!! She’s doing a great job (why did I not turn this over to her before now??), and better, she’s learning to make the most of a home budget. Good job, sweet girl!!

Life is Changing….

When did I think that life would slow down as my children aged? In many more ways, life has just become so much busier, and much more complicated. Having older children means their lives are also becoming more complicated. It’s not a sad time, (well, seeing your babies growing up is a little sad)…it’s just different. This last week, we…

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