October 29th, 2015

Brownies, Teen Boys & Important Stuff

After dinner Monday night, my husband and kids asked if we had anything for dessert. There was nothing. We rarely have an “official” dessert after dinner here, and they rarely ask, so I felt a little bad. I did remember a brownie mix in the pantry, though, and promised I could make them that evening.

After dinner, I kept busy with work while football played in the other room. I

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November 1st, 2012

Ready for the weekend?

We are.

October 11th, 2011

Gold Mine

Dan’s dad stopped by this morning and dropped off a couple of bags of old clothing. “It’s stuff your dad used to wear when he was your age!” he told the kids with a wink.

My first thought was that these bags would just be more “stuff” for me to throw away.

The boys’ first thought was: 70’s GOLD MINE!

Oh yes, my man used to

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September 13th, 2011

Mr. Cool

Here is Eamon. Mr. Cool. Since he thinks it’s hilarious to change my phone’s screen saver to photos of himself every chance he gets, I figure it’s only fair to let you all in on the joke.

Here’s Eamon. Mr. Cool.

May 30th, 2011

In Which the Little Boys Figure Out What They Want to Be When They Grow Up

HT: Deacon Greg

February 1st, 2011


October 11th, 2010

Foreboding Place

also known as The Boy Fort.

August 30th, 2010


When you’re 9, you pose for a picture like this: When you’re 12, you pose for a picture like this: