The holidays are bitter sweet for Kellie and I. On the one hand we enjoy the traditional gathering of those we care about and love, but we still have deal with stresses that also crop up. Whether it’s familial drama, wishing lost loved ones were with us, or just the odd old holiday memory that [...]
Our house is alive with busy feet and squealing laughter, the family has arrived this week and settled in for the holidays. Ripley has been thrilled and is keeping everyone quite entertained and of course on our toes!
Over time how I view the holidays has changed greatly. As a child it was the usual [...]
Jut another installment of Ripley’s collection of “My first….” bibs. At least once we get through Easter and her 1st b-day, she’ll have the whole collection! Enjoying a really nice visit with Nana — she’s been here through most of the month of March which has given Chris and I some time to relax and [...]
Really guys?! Another picture?!
We spend a lot of the year working, going, and doing that we sometimes forget how important and special our loved ones are to us. To me the holidays were just the special time to gather and celebrate. Sure as a kid it was about getting stuff, we were selfish [...]
Last year was full of it’s ups and downs for Kellie and I. I’d like to think that the good out weighs the bad but some loses are never physically measurable so much as a span of time to grieve, accept, remember, and love those still here. None the less there was a low key [...]