Blog Archives for tag Jessica

4H Animal Science Quiz Bowl/Skill-A-Thon 2016

It has been MONTHS since I’ve had time to do much blogging. Paul’s new job position, the holidays, baby preparations,… Continue reading »

Hope Chest…

In the midst of this season, I’ve been trying to sneak in a moment or two for hope chest projects…. Continue reading »

Jessica’s Birthday

I remember it being cool the night before Jessica was born. My mom had come to spend the night and… Continue reading »

Making Bows

It seems my children have all, at one time or another, shown some interest in archery. I remember well, Courtney,… Continue reading »

Jessa in a Box

Why, yes, that IS my almost 15 year old in a box. She said she just wanted to see if… Continue reading »

Just for Laughs

Jessica is constantly coming up with new outfits for Zoe, our youngest cat. Playtime or torture? You decide.

No Spill-Overs!

This is a tip Courtney found on Pinterest…. a wooden spoon placed across the top of a boiler will keep… Continue reading »


Two of my children have been, well, less than camera shy recently. You know, if you are going to leave… Continue reading »

Jessica and Bailey

This young woman is very special to our family. She has a sweet heart (like her mama!), and has become… Continue reading »

Jessica’s 1st Art Class Drawing

Courtney has started taking Matthew and Jessica to art classes on Friday. They are having a great time! This is… Continue reading »


I started to shut down my computer and found this list of quotes Matthew and Jessica are compiling. Of course,… Continue reading »

Horseback Riding

Matthew and Jess had quite the adventure yesterday! They were invited to go horseback riding with some sweet friends: Matt… Continue reading »