table pictures

I had a request for pictures of the table, so here it is. Enjoy!

I found this table at Goodwill in March of 2008.  It has 5 leaves, 12 chairs, and cost a mere $200. The chairs have really cool details, but purple silk and kids don’t go well ...

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Why do a little when you can do a lot?

This weekend was action packed and ended up with me passing out on the couch after church from exhaustion. All because my motto seems to be “why do a little when you can do a lot?”

Micah has been anxiously awaiting the ward camp-out. He has been wanting to go ...

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I always need some sort of motivation to get stuff done

I bought a really cool table and chair set at Goodwill last winter for $200. It came with 12 chairs and 5 leaves. It is enormous when all the leaves are in! It seats 6 at it’s smallest. All the chairs have these neat circle details on the backs ...

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Impromptu Soccer

Friday night I did some quick calls and some knocks on doors to invite anyone who was free to come play soccer at our neighborhood park and we had a ton of fun. It ended up being 6 parents versus 12+ kids (the toddlers wandering around don’t count for ...

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DrawBot

We did a little engineering project this evening. Micah, Isaac, and I used a motor from a gamecube controller to power a Drawbot (Ily took Reece outside so that he wouldn’t get too close to the soldering iron or anything like that). It was pretty fun. The controller broke ...

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Home improvements

Family comes to visit for a major religious event. So what do we do? Party. And go to home Depot, buy a few supplies, and do some home maintenance stuff.

Some home improvements we have done this week that have needed to be done for a really long while.

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Wild Party

We threw Isaac a party today for his 8th birthday. He really wanted to go to Lucia Falls with his 3 best friends and climb on rocks. Wow, simple in theory. Not much prep. I can do that…. Kind of dangerous. Difficult when you have a 2 year old who ...

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Random sleeplessness

So it is the middle of the night. I am awake darn it. I should be sleeping, but my mind can’t stop panicking about random things. I figure I better write it all down so I won’t keep freaking out anymore or something.

So here is a list ...

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